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    • Grunts
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    • Haemulidae
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

French Grunt Haemulon flavolineatum

Observer

knightericm

Date

December 17, 2014 03:41 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Diagonal-banded Sweetlips Plectorhinchus lineatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 24, 2014 04:19 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

December 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Harlequin Sweetlips Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 23, 2014 05:33 PM EST

Description

Juvenile

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Many-lined sweetlips Plectorhinchus multivittatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 22, 2014 11:02 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Smallmouth Grunt Haemulon chrysargyreum

Observer

knightericm

Date

December 9, 2014 06:43 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Harlequin Sweetlips Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides

Observer

cat64fish

Date

October 11, 2008

Photos / Sounds

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What

Harlequin Sweetlips Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides

Observer

cat64fish

Date

December 15, 2010

Photos / Sounds

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What

Harlequin Sweetlips Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides

Observer

cat64fish

Date

March 29, 2005

Photos / Sounds

What

Harlequin Sweetlips Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides

Observer

cat64fish

Date

September 2, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Many-spotted Sweetlips Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 18, 2014 02:22 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Silver Sweetlips (Diagramma pictum) Diagramma pictum

Observer

ctnash

Date

November 14, 2014

Description

Mother-in-law fish. 0.8m.

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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.