Whitespotted soapfish

The Whitespotted soapfish lives in the demersal, marine environment.

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Common names

Hvidplettet sæbefisk in Danish (dansk)
jabonero albipunteado in Spanish (español)
whitespotted soapfish in English
白点皂鲈 in Mandarin Chinese
白点皂鲈 in Unknown
白點皂鱸 in Mandarin Chinese
白點皂鱸 in Unknown

Order : Perciformes
Family : Serranidae
Genus : Rypticus
Species : Rypticus maculatus
Authority : Holbrook, 1855