Florent's Guide To The Florida, Bahamas &

Caribbean Reefs

Goliath Grouper
Goliath Grouper
Scientific Name: Epinephelus itajara
Family: Serranidae
Subfamily: Epinephelinae
Category: Groupers
Also known as: Jewfish
Size: 3 to 8 ft. (1 to 2.5 m)  
Depth: 10-100 ft. (3-30 m)
Distribution: Caribbean, Bahamas, Florida, Bermuda, Gulf of Mexico, Brazil, Gulf of California, Pacific Coast of Mexico to Panama

External Reference: fishbase.org itis.gov

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