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Camouflage grouper

  • Adult camouflage rockcod (Photo: JE Randall)
    Adult camouflage rockcod (Photo: JE Randall)
  • Photo of a juvenile Camouflage rockcod
    Juvenile camouflage rockcod (Photo: JE Randall)
Scientific name

Epinephelus polyphekadion

Description
  • predominantly brown fish
  • covered all over by abundant small dark dots
  • patches of darker brown and creamy-white
  • distinctive saddle blotch on base of tail
Family name

Serranidae (cods and gropers)

Size and possession limits
  • minimum size 50 cm
  • maximum size 70 cm
  • combined possession limit of 5 for all cods and gropers
  • in addition, there is a total possession limit of 20 for all Coral Reef Fin Fish

Further information