• Grouper, Cherry (Variola albomarginata)

Grouper, Cherry (Variola albomarginata)

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Also known as Sea Bass, Rockcods, Cods, Hinds, Trouts, Lyre-tail Grouper, Lyre-tail Trout, Lyre-tail Cod, White-edged Lyretail Cod, White-edge Coronation Trout, Lunar-tailed Grouper, Moon-tail Sea Bass, White-margin Lyretail Grouper and White-margined Lyretail Grouper. Found singly in clear water lagoons and outer reefs. They feed on fish, crustaceans and cephalopods. Length - 55cm Depth - 3-200m Widespread Indo-Pacific Groupers are solitary carnivores that hunt near the bottom usually at dusk. Food is drawn into their mouths by a powerful suction when they open their overly large mouths and then swallowed whole. Spawning is seasonal and controlled by the moons phase. (edit)


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