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    • Grunts
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    • Haemulidae
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    • イサキ科

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Porkfish Anisotremus virginicus

Observer

birdnerdjosh

Date

February 18, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

French Grunt Haemulon flavolineatum

Observer

birdnerdjosh

Date

February 18, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

French Grunt Haemulon flavolineatum

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

April 24, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bluestriped Grunt Haemulon sciurus

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

April 24, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

French Grunt Haemulon flavolineatum

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

April 24, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

French Grunt Haemulon flavolineatum

Observer

iveirizarry

Date

May 25, 2016 09:59 PM ADT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

French Grunt Haemulon flavolineatum

Observer

vimsia_wildlife

Date

May 24, 2016

Place

St. Thomas (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hogfish Orthopristis chrysoptera

Observer

ari6

Date

May 21, 2016 01:51 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bluestriped Grunt Haemulon sciurus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 18, 2016 01:30 PM GYT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Caesar Grunt Haemulon carbonarium

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 18, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Smallmouth Grunt Haemulon chrysargyreum

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 18, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Margate Anisotremus surinamensis

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 18, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

Description

Accompanied by Smallmouth Grunts.

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Description from Wikipedia

The grunts are a family, Haemulidae, of fishes in the order Perciformes. They are numerous and widespread, with about 150 species in 19 genera, found in tropical fresh, brackish and salt waters around the world. They are bottom-feeding predators, and named for their ability to produce sound by grinding their teeth. They also engage in mutualistic relationship with cleaner gobies of genus Elacatinus, allowing them to feed off of ectoparasites on their bodies....

No range data available.
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