Epinephelus sexfasciatus (Valenciennes, 1828)
Sixbar rockcod, Coral cod red banded, Grouper, Red-banded grouper, Sea bass, Six-band rock cod, Six-banded rock cod, Six-banded rock-cod, coral cod, sixbar grouper
Common on silty sand or mud bottoms. Its preference for soft-bottom habitats may account for its restricted distribution and absence at oceanic islands. Feeds on small fishes and crustaceans.