Serranidae - Rockcods and Groupers

Access images and fact sheets of serranid fishes. The family contains the coral cods, gropers, groupers, rockcods and sea basses.

A Potato Rockcod at North Horn

A Potato Rockcod at North Horn
Photographer: Erik Schlögl © Erik Schlögl

Acanthistius cinctus Yellowbanded Wirrah
Acanthistius ocellatus Eastern Wirrah
Anyperodon leucogrammicus Whitelined Rockcod
Belonoperca chabanaudi Arrowhead Soapfish
Caesioperca lepidoptera Butterfly Perch
Caesioperca rasor Barber Perch
Caprodon krasyukovae Krasyukova's Perch
Caprodon longimanus Longfin Perch
Cephalopholis argus Peacock Rockcod
Cephalopholis cyanostigma Blue-spotted Rockcod
Cephalopholis formosa  Blue-lined Rockcod
Cephalopholis miniata Coral Cod
Cephalopholis sonnerati  Tomato Rockcod
Cephalopholis urodeta Flagtail Rockcod
Chromileptes altivelis Barramundi Cod
Diploprion bifasciatum Barred Soapfish
Epinephelus coeruleopunctatus Whitespotted Grouper
Epinephelus coioides Goldspotted Rockcod
Epinephelus cyanopodus Purple Rockcod
Epinephelus daemelii Black Rockcod
Epinephelus ergastularius Banded Rockcod
Epinephelus fasciatus Blacktip Rockcod
Epinephelus fuscoguttatus Flowery Rockcod
Epinephelus hexagonatus Wirenet Rockcod
Epinephelus lanceolatus Queensland Groper
Epinephelus maculatus Highfin Grouper
Epinephelus malabaricus Blackspotted Rockcod
Epinephelus merra Birdwire Rockcod
Epinephelus octofasciatus Eightbar Grouper
Epinephelus polyphekadion Camouflage Grouper
Epinephelus rivulatus Chinaman Rockcod
Epinephelus tukula Potato Rockcod
Epinephelus undulatostriatus Maori Rockcod
Gracila albomarginata Thinspine Grouper
Grammistes sexlineatus Lined Soapfish
Hypoplectrodes annulatus Blackbanded Seaperch
Hypoplectrodes maccullochi Halfbanded Seaperch
Hypoplectrodes nigroruber Banded Seaperch
Lepidoperca magna Sharphead Perch
Liopropoma sp. A larval basslet
Othos dentex Harlequin Fish
Plectropomus laevis Bluespotted Coral Trout
Plectropomus leopardus Common Coral Trout
Pseudanthias fasciata Redstripe Basslet
Pseudanthias huchtii Pacific Basslet
Pseudanthias pleurotaenia Mirror Basslet
Pseudanthias squamipinnis Orange Basslet
Pseudanthias tuka Purple Queen
Pseudogramma polyacanthum Honeycomb Podge
Triso dermopterus Oval Rockcod
Variola albimarginata White-edge Coronation Trout
Variola louti Yellowedge Coronation Trout

Mark McGrouther , Collection Manager, Ichthyology
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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Serranidae, Rockcods, Groupers,