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Recent observations

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What

Caesar Grunt Haemulon carbonarium

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 12, 2016 04:20 PM EDT

Description

Dive site Grouper Grotto, max depth 17.1 m / 56 ft.

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What

Bluestriped Grunt Haemulon sciurus

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 12, 2016 04:10 PM EDT

Description

Dive site Grouper Grotto, max depth 17.1 m / 56 ft.

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What

French Grunt Haemulon flavolineatum

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 24, 2016 02:00 PM GYT

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Smallmouth Grunt Haemulon chrysargyreum

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 24, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

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Sailor's Choice Haemulon parra

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 24, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

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French Grunt Haemulon flavolineatum

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 24, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

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Black Margate Anisotremus surinamensis

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 23, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

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What

Hogfish Orthopristis chrysoptera

Observer

bosqueaaron

Date

June 24, 2016

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French Grunt Haemulon flavolineatum

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 22, 2016 10:45 AM GYT

Description

French Grunts (yellow diagonal stripes) with Smallmouth grunts.

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What

Smallmouth Grunt Haemulon chrysargyreum

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 22, 2016 10:45 AM GYT

Description

Right of photo (Caesar Grunt on left).

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What

Caesar Grunt Haemulon carbonarium

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 22, 2016 10:45 AM GYT

Description

Left of photo (Smallmouth Grunt to right).

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What

Black Margate Anisotremus surinamensis

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 21, 2016 02:45 PM GYT
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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....

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