Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Snowy Grouper Hyporthodus niveatus

Photo: Wes Toller

Classification

Serranidae [family]
Hyporthodus [genus] (4)
niveatus [species]

Classification

Serranidae [family]
Hyporthodus [genus] (4)
niveatus [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Curaçao
  • Saba Bank
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba Bank
  • Notes on presence status Marine species are considered ubiquitous around the Dutch Caribbean islands by Macrae et al (2021), but this species has not been recorded yet on Aruba, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius, Sint Maarten and Saba.

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