Plectropomus areolatus 

Scope: Global
Language: English

Translate page into:

Bibliography [top]

Hamilton, R. 2003. A report on the status of exploited reef fish aggregations in the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea- Choiseul, Ysabel, Bougainville and Manus Provinces.

Hamilton, R. 2007. Artisanal night time spear fishermen pose threat to a recently discovered spawning aggregation of P. areolatus in the Solomon Islands.

Hamilton, R.J. and Kama, W. 2004. TNC Pacific Island Countries Report No 5/04: Spawning Aggregations of Coral Reef Fish in Roviana Lagoon, Western Province, Solomon Islands: Local Knowledge Field Survey Report.

Hamilton, R.J. and Smith, A.J. 2006. Supporting community-based inshore fisheries management in Melanesia to acieve conservation goals.

Hamilton, R.J., Matawai, M., Potuku, T., Kama, W., Lahui, P., Warku, J. and Smith, A.J. 2005. Applying local knowledge and science to the management of grouper aggregation sites in Melanesia. SPC Live Reef Fish Information Bulletin 14: 7-19.

IUCN. 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Available at: (Accessed: 5 October 2008).

Johannes, R.E. 1988. Spawning aggregations of the grouper Plectropomus areolatus (Ruppell) in the Solomon Islands.

Johannes, R.E. and Kile, N. 2001. Protecting grouper spawning aggregations, a potential target of the live reef food fish trade in Ysabel and Wagina, Solomon Islands.

Johannes, R.E., Squire, L., Graham, T., Sadovy, Y., and Renguul, H. 1999. Spawning aggregations of groupers (Serranidae) in Palau.

Kitalong, A. and Dalzell, P. 1994. A preliminary assessment of the status of inshore coral reef fish stocks in Palau.

Lau, P.F. and Parry-Jones, R. 1999. The Hong Kong Trade in Live Reef Fish for Food.

Pet, J.S., Mous, P.J., Muljadi, A.H., Sadovy, Y.J. and Squire, L. 2005. Aggregations of Plectropomus areolatus And Epinephelus fuscoguttatus (groupers: Serranidae) in the Komodo National Park, Indonesia: monitoring and implications for management.

Rhodes, K.L. and Tupper, M.H. 2007. A preliminary market-based survey of the Pohnpei, Micronesia, grouper (Serranidae: Epinehelinae) fishery reveals unsustainable fishing practices.

Rhodes, K.L., Joseph, E., Mathias, D., Malakai, S., Kostka, W. and David, D. 2005. Reef fish spawning aggregation monitoring in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, in reponse to local management needs.

Sadovy, Y., Donaldson, T.J., Graham, T.R., McGilvray, F., Muldoon, G.J., Phillips, M.J., Rimmer, M.A., Smith, A. and Yeeting, B. 2003. While Stocks Last: the Live Reef Food Fish Trade.

Sadovy, Y.J. and Vincent, A.C.J. 2002. The trade in live reef fishes for food and aquaria: issues and impacts.

Sluka, R.D. 2002. Grouper and Napoleon wrasse ecology in Laamu Atoll, Republic of Maldives: part 3. Fishing effects and management of the live fish-food trade.

Tucker, J.W. and Fitzgerald, W.J. 2004. Induced spawning of two western tropical Pacific groupers, Plectropomus areolatus and Epinephelus fuscouttatus, in Palau.

Citation: Thierry, C., Sadovy, Y. & Yeeting, B. 2008. Plectropomus areolatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T64411A12779260. . Downloaded on 26 July 2017.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please provide us with feedback so that we can correct or extend the information provided