Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • English
    • Grunts
  • Scientific Names
    • Haemulidae
  • Spanish
    • Roncadores
  • Japanese
    • イサキ科

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Invite photos from other sites »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

5292211472 e302680a4d s 3783082840 a784bbd91d s 3783080428 9e023219dc s 5334648109 d0f8a8fefa s Square Img 1125 5292211472 e302680a4d s 5334648109 d0f8a8fefa s 19507030 3b67120be4 s 3783081716 d62425f715 s 3783081716 d62425f715 s 86573 98 68 3837528130 7b80bd5159 s 5032929452 87ca1d0d53 s 5032929452 87ca1d0d53 s Square Square Square 63080 98 68 Square Square Square 18967 98 68 74257 98 68
Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Haemulidae."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bastard Grunt Pomadasys incisus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

September 21, 2016 11:30 AM BST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bastard Grunt Pomadasys incisus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

September 20, 2016 01:00 PM EET

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spotted sweetlips Plectorhinchus picus

Observer

davidr

Date

November 12, 2016 12:46 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Oriental Sweetlips Plectorhinchus vittatus

Observer

csmitelli

Date

November 16, 2016 01:51 PM COT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bastard Grunt Pomadasys incisus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

September 20, 2016 11:00 AM EET

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bastard Grunt Pomadasys incisus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

September 19, 2016 12:30 PM EET

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Diagonal-banded Sweetlips Plectorhinchus lineatus

Observer

richardling

Date

November 18, 2006 02:13 PM AEDT

Description

Oblique-banded Sweetlips (Plectorhinchus lineatus)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Harlequin Sweetlips Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides

Observer

richardling

Date

November 17, 2006 06:22 PM AEDT

Description

Harlequin Sweetlips (Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Oriental Sweetlips Plectorhinchus vittatus

Observer

hix

Date

February 18, 2016
View all observations

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.
Member of the iNaturalist Network   |   Powered by iNaturalist open source software