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Marine Fisheries - Snapper Grouper 1

Marine Fisheries

Fish Identification

North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries' Guide to SNAPPER/GROUPER FISH
 

Gag Grouper

Mycteroperca microlepis
Size and Catch Limits
Detailed information

 

Gag grouper

Red Grouper

Grouper
Epinephelus morio
Size and Catch Limits
Detailed information

 

Red grouper

Red Snapper

American Red Snapper
Lutjanus campechanus
Size and Catch Limits
State Record
Citation Size Requirements
Detailed information

 

Red snapper

Scamp

Mycteroperca phenax
Detailed information

 

Scamp

Silver Snapper

Red Porgy
Pagrus pagrus
Size and Catch Limits
Detailed information

 

Silver snapper

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All fish illustrations by Duane Raver, Jr. from the book Fisherman's Guide: Fishes of the Southeastern United States
Email Steve.Mehan@ncdenr.gov for information on the use of these images.

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