Seabass (Epinephelus niveatus)

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Seabass fact file

Seabass description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilySerranidae
GenusEpinephelus (1)

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

Also known as
snowy grouper, spotted grouper.
French
Merou Neige.
Spanish
Cherna Machada, Cherna Pintada, Cherne Machada, Cherne Pintada, Machada.
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Seabass status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact: arkive@wildscreen.org.uk
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References

  1. IUCN Red List (October, 2008)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Seabass  
Seabass

© Andrew David, NOAA Fisheries

Andrew David
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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