Epinephelus corallicola, Manowar Island, Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia, Photo: Graham Edgar
Epinephelus corallicola, Raja Ampat, Indonesia, Photo: Andrew Green
Light grey grouper with an even scattering of black spots across body and fins, and a more or less distinct, irregular pattern of lighter grey blotches, often with dark patch midway along back below dorsal fin. Length to 49 cm.
Occurrence describes how often the species is found on surveys within its distribution.
It is calculated as the % of reef sites surveyed by RLS divers across all the ecoregions in which the species has been observed
Abundance: Few (2 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.