Longfin grouper

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Longfin grouper
Longfin grouper by Vincent C Chen.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Serranidae
Genus: Epinephelus
E. quoyanus
Binomial name
Epinephelus quoyanus

The longfin grouper (Epinephelus quoyanus) is a grouper in the genus Epinephelus. It is found in the Western Pacific, from Japan to Australia.[1] As other fish, the longfin grouper has several species of parasites, including the diplectanid monogenean Pseudorhabdosynochus justinei, parasitic on the gills.