Areloate grouper (Epinephelus areolatus)

Also known as: areolate rock cod, areolated grouper, flat-tail cod, green-spotted rock cod, spotted grouper, squaretail rockcod, yellow-spotted rockcod
Synonyms: Bodianus melanurus, Ephinephelus areolatus, Epinephelus angularis, Epinephelus chlorostigma, Epinephelus craspedurus, Epinephelus waandersii, Perca areolata, Serranus celebicus, Serranus glaucus, Serranus waandersii
French: Merou Areole
Spanish: Mero Areolado
GenusEpinephelus (1)

The areloate grouper is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

Information on the areloate grouper is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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  1. IUCN Red List (July, 2011)