Daily Archives: January 23, 2014

Coral Trout ( Plectropomus leopardus )

suno fish

10kg Coral Trout Caught In Cebu

Common Name:  Red Grouper, Coral Trout, Leopard Coral Grouper

Local Name:  Lapu Lapu (Tagalog), Suno, Pogapo (Cebuano)

Max Size:  120 cm  (23.6 kg)

Biodiversity: Marine, Reef Associated, Oceanodromous

Depth:  3 – 100+ m

Fishing Season:  All Year Long

Minimum Size Limit:    32 cm

Recommended Bait/Lures:  Shrimp, Squid, fish or cut bait;  jigs

IUCN Red List Status:   Near Threatened (NT)