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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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Local grouper catches may surge and decline as big storms come and go, reproductive cycles carry out, climatic changes happen and fishing trends develop-all independent of the conditions of the stocks across a wider geographic region-as is the case with red grouper, apparently.
Furthermore, follow-up analyses of bathymetry maps at 12 known FSA sites in Belize (10 supporting black grouper) led to the documentation of 2 additional multispecies aggregations, both of which included black grouper (Kobara and Heyman, 2010).
Whatever grouper arrives is picked by customers very quickly.
Last year, Gulf Wild boats pulled in more red snapper and grouper than any other operation--nearly a third of the US quota for each--meaning consumers can be more confident when eating those fish.
Out of the 161 grouper species, the leopard coral trout, an orange fish, is the most pricey as it sells for P7,200 a kilo in Hong Kong and P13,500 per kilo in China.
Federico and Nida Ellut from northern Palawan sent their three children to school from their income as grouper collectors.
There is a large area available for the development of FNC grouper culture in Galang Island.
Adnan bin Salah al- Ghassani, Business Development Manager at Al Jazeera Investment Company said that the project implemented by the Company in Sharbathath in the Governorate of Dhofar at a cost of about RO 43 million, will focus on abalone, grouper fish farming.
An employee at the restaurant mentioned that the price per kilo of Nagel is SR150 while one kilo of Grouper costs SR120.
Grouper is the solo project of Portland-based electro-acoustic noise musician Liz Harris.
Tom Markham of Simply Hooked Sport Fishing Charters out of Indian Rocks Beach Florida has been filling the boat with Gag Grouper.
Fabian Pina Amargos, a scientist with the Center for Coastal Ecosystems Research in Cayo Coco, Cuba, has been awarded a 2012 Pew Fellowship in Marine Conservation for his project to study and conserve goliath grouper populations in Cuba.

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