Leopard coral grouper (Plectropomus leopardus)

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Leopard coral grouper fact file

Leopard coral grouper description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilySerranidae
GenusPlectropomus (1)

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

Also known as
coral trout, leopard coral trout.
French
Saumonée Léopard.
Spanish
Mero Celestial.
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Leopard coral grouper 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 (January, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Leopard coral grouper in posture for cleaning station  
Leopard coral grouper in posture for cleaning station

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