Mangrove snapper

Coloration of the Mangrove Jack ranges from burnt orange, to copper, to bronze and dark reddish-brown, depending on its age and environment.

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Author: Clinton & Charles Robertson from Del Rio, Texas & San Marcos, TX, USA

The Mangrove snapper lives in the reef-associated, oceanodromous, freshwater, brackish, marine, depth range 10 - 120 m environment.

The mangrove snapper, Lutjanus griseus, is a snapper in the family Lutjanidae. It is also known as the grey snapper, black snapper, mango snapper, or cabellerote. Its color is typically greyish red, but it can change color from bright red to coppery red. More

First of all remember – they call these fish mangrove snapper for a reason. They do stay in and around the mangroves. And while these mangroves are home mainly to the small to medium size fish, even the larger sizes can be found there. More

Mangrove snapper are great for picking bait right of the hook. Some days they will be there but just wont bite. I will explain my techniques and tips that WILL help you catch more snapper. More

Catch Mangrove Snapper on the Keys = Hard fighting and great eating - By Ron Brooks, About. More

Mangrove snapper are found from New England down throughout the Caribbean to South America. They are a favorite among anglers for their fighting ability and for their excellent meat. More

These are called mangrove snapper because in areas where mangroves grow, they will be found in, under, and around the root structures. Mangrove snapper, more often called gray snapper, are found from North Carolina all the way around to Texas, Mexico, and the Caribbean. More

The mangrove snapper is a dark brown or gray fish with orange or sometimes red spots. Hiding in mangroves and tidal creeks, the mangrove snapper feeds on shellfish and crustaceans and even other small fish. More

Mangrove snapper make for summer fun = By David A. More

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The scientific name for the mangrove snapper is Lutjanus griseus - We More

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Conventional tackle record for mangrove snapper is 17 pounds from Port Canaveral on June 14, 1992. Tackle Tips & Facts: Mangrove snapper are on the reefs in late spring /summer. More

Mangrove snapper are found throughout the western Atlantic including the Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico. In those waters it is the most common of the snapper varieties. More

out our Mangrove Snapper species page which will give you some general information and local regulations. • Captain Brian Epperson of Tampa, Red Hot Charters, fishes a Hewes 17' Tailfisher and services Upper Tampa Bay. More

Common names

'A'a in Samoan (gagana fa'a Samoa)
Abu dhres in Arabic (‫العربية)
Adallu in Sinhalese (සිංහල)
Adallu in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Ahaan in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Ahaan in Tagalog
Aliso in Banton
Aliso in Bikol
Aliso in Tagalog
Also in Tagalog
Aluman in Davawenyo
Antaleyan in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Bambangin in Tagalog
Banda in Mahl
Banda in Maldivian
Banda in Wolof (Wollof)
Barahoa in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Batangal in Bikol
Bordemar in Creole, French
Bordemar in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Buraad in Somali (Soomaaliga)
Butangal in Tagalog
Cá H?ng b?c in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Hồng bạc in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá huong in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
carpe in French (français)
Chazanda in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Chembali in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)
Chemballi in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Chenganni in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Cheppili in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Chinarey in Other
Comay in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Creek red bream in English
Cu lin hong zao in Mandarin Chinese
Damu in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Dangdang in Hiligaynon
Darag-darag in Tagalog
Darag-darag in Visayan
Dhala in Sinhalese (සිංහල)
Dog bream in English
Doomié in Numee
drami in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Duhoony in Fwâi
Fiamasiaka in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Ganrang eca in Makassarese
Gingao in Tagalog
Gingao in Visayan
Gingaw in Waray-waray
Goma-fuedai in Japanese (日本語)
Gray snapper in English
Guru thambuwa in Sinhalese (සිංහල)
Haan in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Hamra in Arabic (‫العربية)
Hamrah in Arabic (‫العربية)
Ikan jenahak in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Ikan merah in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Indiyskiy krasnyi lutsian in Russian (русский язык)
Iso in Tagalog
Iso Jordan and Starks, 1901 in Tagalog
Isu in Tagalog
Jenahak in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Jumöc in Kumak
Juxoony in Jawe
Kakap merah in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Kaliviyya in Telugu (తెలుగు)
Kalumbang in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Kalumbang in Tagalog
Kanlay in Hiligaynon
Kaphongsilueat in Thai (ไทย)
Karp in Creole, French
Karp in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Karuvalai in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Karva in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Katambak in Davawenyo
Kedesau in Palauan
Kedesauliengel in Palauan
Kisang in Bikol
Koomîê in Numee
KoomîÍ in Numee
Kula-kula in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Litetifash in Austronesian (Other)
Litetifash in Carolinian
Luciano-do-mangal in Portuguese (Português)
Lutjanus argentimaculatus in Catalan (Català)
Lutjanus argentimaculatus in French (français)
Mahi in Gela
Malaponti in Cebuano
Manarak-sarak in Pangasinan
Mangagat in Bikol
Mangagat in Kagayanen
Mangagat in Kuyunon
Mangagat in Tagalog
Mangagat in Waray-waray
Mangngayat in Bolinao
mangrove jack in English
mangrove red snapper in English
Mangrove snapper in English
Mangrovenbarsch in German (Deutsch)
Mangrovesnapper in Danish (dansk)
Margay in Ilokano
Maya maya in Tagalog
Maya-maya in Agutaynen
Maya-maya in Cebuano
Maya-maya in Davawenyo
Maya-maya in Kapampangan
Maya-maya in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Mena in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Merah in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Merah bakau in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Mu-taiva in Samoan (gagana fa'a Samoa)
Murumeen in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
N'Kougou in Komoro
Nethiprion in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Pahari in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Pargo in Bikol
Pargo in Spanish (español)
Pargo amarillo in Spanish (español)
Pargo de mangal in Portuguese (Português)
Pargo de manglar in Spanish (español)
Pargo de mangle in Spanish (español)
Pargo dientón in Spanish (español)
Pargo rabo amarillo in Spanish (español)
Paruthikanni in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Paruthivala meen in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Patani-keeli in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Pla kapong-daeng-pakmenam in Thai (ไทย)
Pla luk kapong deang in Thai (ไทย)
Purple sea perch in English
Rangoo in Telugu (తెలుగు)
Rangu in Telugu (తెలుగు)
Ratado in Gujarati (ગુજરાતી)
red bass in English
Red bream in English
Red perch in English
Red reef bream in English
Red snapper in English
River Roman in English
river snapper in English
Rivier-snapper in Afrikaans
Rock barramundi in English
Rouget in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Rouget in French (français)
Sapak bakal in Chavacano
Sarde in Creole, French
Sarde in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Sarde in French (français)
Sbetti in Arabic (‫العربية)
Schnapper in German (Deutsch)
Sendarat in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Siakap merah in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Silver-spotted gray snapper in English
Snapper in German (Deutsch)
Sorkhoo harra in Farsi
Sorkhoo harra in Persian (‫فارسی)
Tadlungan in Tagalog
Tadlungan in Visayan
Talungan in Tagalog
Talungan in Visayan
Tamb in Marathi (मराठी)
Tambusa in Marathi (मराठी)
Tazanda in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Thambalaya in Sinhalese (සිංහල)
Thokkal in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Thundava in Telugu (తెలుగు)
Tsivaravara in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Unga in Digo
Unga in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Ungar in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Varavara in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Varavaramena in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Vekkattai in Tamil (தமிழ்)
Vivaneau des mangroves in French (français)
Yellow snapper in English
Zoho in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
луциан красный in Russian (русский язык)
तामब in Marathi (मराठी)
तामबुसा in Marathi (मराठी)
રટડો  in Gujarati (ગુજરાતી)
கருவளை in Tamil (தமிழ்)
கருவாளை  in Tamil (தமிழ்)
கர்வா in Tamil (தமிழ்)
கார்வா  in Tamil (தமிழ்)
செங்கண்ணி in Tamil (தமிழ்)
செங்கனீ in Tamil (தமிழ்)
செப்பிலி in Tamil (தமிழ்)
செப்பீலீ in Tamil (தமிழ்)
தூக்கல்  in Tamil (தமிழ்)
தொக்கல் in Tamil (தமிழ்)
நெத்திபிரியான் in Tamil (தமிழ்)
நெத்தீபீரீன்  in Tamil (தமிழ்)
பட்டானி கீளி in Tamil (தமிழ்)
பட்டீனீ கீளீ   in Tamil (தமிழ்)
பருத்தி கண்ணி in Tamil (தமிழ்)
பருத்தி வலை மீன் in Tamil (தமிழ்)
பருத்தீகன்னீ  in Tamil (தமிழ்)
பருத்தீவலா மீன்  in Tamil (தமிழ்)
வெக்௧ட்டை  in Tamil (தமிழ்)
வெக்கட்‍டை in Tamil (தமிழ்)
కలి య్య  in Telugu (తెలుగు)
తుండవ  in Telugu (తెలుగు)
రంగు  in Telugu (తెలుగు)
ಚೆಂಬಲಿ   in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)
ചെം കലവ in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
ചെന്പല്ലി in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
ചെന്വല്ലി in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
പഹരി in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
മുറുമീന് in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
กะพงสีเลือด in Thai (ไทย)
ゴマフエダイ in Japanese (日本語)
紅槽 in Mandarin Chinese
紫紅笛鯛 in Mandarin Chinese
紫红笛鲷 in Mandarin Chinese
红槽 in Mandarin Chinese
銀紋笛鯛 in Mandarin Chinese
银纹笛鲷 in Mandarin Chinese
붉은퉁돔 in Korean (한국어)

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Lutjanidae
Genus : Lutjanus
Species : Lutjanus argentimaculatus
Authority : Forssk