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Grunts

Black Margate

Anisotremus surinamensis

  
(1-2: Pirate's Point, Roatan / 3: Minagerheas, Roatan)


Bluestriped Grunt

Haemulon sciurus

       
(1-3,7: CoCo View Resort, Roatan / 4: Tulio's Reef, Roatan / 5: John's Place, Roatan / 6,8: Newman's Wall, Roatan)


Boga

Haemulon vittatum

  
(1-3: CoCo View Wall, Roatan)


Caesar Grunt

Haemulon carbonarium

 
(1-2: Minagerheas, Roatan)

Similar to the bluestriped grunt, but without a light margin to the tail fin.


French Grunt

Haemulon flavolineatum

     
(1: Prince Albert, Roatan / 2-4: CoCo View Resort, Roatan / 5: CoCo View Wall, Roatan / 6: Newman's Wall, Roatan)

The fourth photo shows different coloration at night.  

Juveniles:

  
(1: CoCo View Resort / 2-3: CoCo View Wall, Roatan)


Porkfish

Anisotremus virginicus

      
(1-4: Prince Albert, Roatan / 5: Carib Point, Roatan / 6: CoCo View Wall, Roatan / 7: Anka's Place, Roatan)


Spanish Grunt

Haemulon macrostomum

   
(1-4: Newman's Wall, Roatan)


Tomtate

Haemulon aurolineatum

  
(1-3: CoCo View Wall, Roatan)


White Grunt

Haemulon plumierii

       
(1,5,8: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 2: CoCo View Wall, Roatan / 3: Sponge Garden, Roatan / 4: Prince Albert, Roatan / 6-7: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)