Lunar-tailed grouper

The Lunar-tailed grouper lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 4 - 200 m , usually 12 - 90 m environment.

Lunar-tailed Grouper 3 x Vermillion Rock Cod 3 x Small Spotted Grouper Species: Crown of Thorns Starfish (Acanthaster planci) Estimated number(s) seen: Logged: Avg: Min: Max: More

Common names

Abo-abo in Visayan
Alatan in Tagalog
Bantol in Visayan
Baraka in Bikol
Bato-bato in Ilokano
Batol in Visayan
Bela in Austronesian (Other)
Bela in Carolinian
Bulantin in Other
Ca mu in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Chewa in Bengali (বাংলা)
Chewa in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Croissant queue blanche in Creole, French
Croissant queue blanche in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Croissant queue blanche in French (français)
donu damu in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Fiantsara in Malagasy (Malagasy fiteny)
Garoupa rabo branco in Portuguese (Português)
Gran-ke in Creole, French
Gran-ke in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Iner in Visayan
Inid in Bikol
Jahong in Visayan
Kakab in Ilokano
Kaltang in Tagalog
Kerapu in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Kerapu merah in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Kigting in Bikol
Koutse in Komoro
Kugtong in Visayan
Kugtung in Bikol
Kulapo in Tagalog
Kurapo in Ilokano
Labungan in Visayan
Lapu-lapu in Kapampangan
Lapu-lapu in Tagalog
Lapu-lapung lupot in Tagalog
Lapu-lapung señorita in Tagalog
Lille månehalebars in Danish (dansk)
Lilug in Visayan
Lubo in Tagalog
Lunar-tailed grouper in English
Lyre-tail cod in English
Lyre-tail trout in English
Lyretail grouper in English
lyretail trout in English
Mamonbong in Visayan
Maskad in Ilokano
Matkad in Ilokano
Mero rabiblanco in Spanish (español)
Mjombo in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Mkandas in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Moontail seabass in English
Nitoga in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Ogaw in Visayan
Ojiro-barahata in Japanese (日本語)
Painted coral trout in English
Pla karang-hang-wong-daen-kobkao in Thai (ไทย)
Pugapo in Cotabato Chavacano
Pugapo in Visayan
Pugayo in Visayan
Puwi in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Salingukod in Visayan
Sesimpan in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Sibog in Visayan
Sigapo in Tagalog
Sivari in Gela
Subla in Visayan
Sunoh in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Sunolawian in Tagalog
Tabadlo in Visayan
Tangk-an in Visayan
Ting-ad in Visayan
Tire bourre in French (français)
Valenten in Other
Varavaranitoga in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Vieille mulâtresse in Creole, French
Vieille mulâtresse in Creoles and Pidgins, French
White-edge coronation trout in English
white-edged lyretail in English
White-edged lyretail-cod in English
White-fringed moontail-bass in English
Whitemargin lyretail grouper in English
Witrand-maanstert in Afrikaans
白緣星鱠 in Mandarin Chinese
白缘星鲙 in Mandarin Chinese
白边侧牙鲈 in Mandarin Chinese
白邊側牙鱸 in Mandarin Chinese
石斑 in Mandarin Chinese
过鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
過魚 in Mandarin Chinese
闊嘴格仔 in Mandarin Chinese
阔嘴格仔 in Mandarin Chinese
鱠 in Mandarin Chinese
鲙 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Serranidae
Genus : Variola
Species : Variola albimarginata
Authority : Baissac, 1953