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grouper

 [gro̳p´er]
any of various usually large marine fish of the genera Epinephelus and Mycteroperca, found in tropical waters; they are often eaten by humans but sometimes contain ciguatoxin and can cause ciguatera.

grouper

[grōōp′er]
any of various usually large marine fish of the genera Epinephelus and Mycteroperca, found in tropical waters. They are often eaten by humans, but sometimes contain ciguatoxin and can cause ciguatera.
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You should always have a small box of squid on a grouper trip as sometimes big scamp will be around, too.
Groupers (Pisces: Serranidae) in fished and protected areas of the Florida Keys, Bahamas and northern Caribbean.
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In December the grouper are gearing to spawn," says Capt.
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Fouad bin Jaafar al- Sagwani, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries said that the three fish farming projects will provide the local market with about 7330 tons of seafood, such as shrimps, grouper fish and abalone.
The hypothesis that offshore habitats may provide better environmental conditions for growth of dusky groupers than inshore habitats was tested by comparing mean sizes between fish from both sites.
This study aims to determine the molecular expression of IFN-[gamma] cells and NF-kB Humpback grouper (Cromileptes altivelis) as a responsif and activation of process immunity in the cell on tissue organ that appears causes inflammatory and stimulatory reaction in the cell system.
The minimum size limit for red grouper was reduced from 20 in TL to 18 in TL, effective 18 May 2009 (GMFMC (5)).
Washington, January 20 (ANI): A new study by researchers at The Florida State University has revealed that the seemingly sluggish red grouper is both an architect and ecosystem engineer, and is thus dubbed the 'Frank Lloyd Wright of the sea'.
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Turtles, nurse sharks, eagle rays, lobsters, moray eels, groupers and spotted drum provide endless photography opportunities, and 200-foot visibility is not unusual.

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