Black-arse cod (Epinephelides armatus)

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Black-arse cod fact file

Black-arse cod description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilySerranidae
GenusEpinephelides (1)

Information on the black-arse cod is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Breaksea cod, tiger cod.
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Black-arse cod status

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Black-arse cod swimming in coral habitat  
Black-arse cod swimming in coral habitat

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