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Lutjanus mahogoni (Spot snapper; Mahogony snapper; Mahogany snapper; Mahagony snapper; Lantern jaw)

Synonyms: Mesoprion mahogoni; Mesoprion ojanco; Mesoprion ricardi
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Protected Areas

Prey / Diet

Predators

Carcharhinus perezii (Caribbean reef shark)[1]
Rhizoprionodon porosus (Snook shark)[1]
Scomberomorus cavalla (Spanish mackerel)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Euryhaliotrema longibaculum[1]
Haliotrematoides cornigerum[1]
Haliotrematoides heteracantha[1]
Haliotrematoides magnigastrohamus[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Florida Aquarium
National Aquarium in Baltimore Inc
Virginia Aquarium&Marine Science Ctr

Distribution

Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda; Aruba; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Northwest; Atlantic, Southwest; Atlantic, Western Central; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Brazil; Caribbean Sea; Cayman Islands; Colombia; Costa Rica; Cuba; Curaçao Island; Discovery Bay; Dominica; Dominican Republic; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Guatemala; Gulf of Mexico; Haiti; Honduras; Jamaica; Martinique; Mexico; Montserrat; Netherlands Antilles; Nicaragua; Panama; Puerto Rico; Saint Kitts and Nevis; Saint Lucia; Saint Vincent & the Grenadines; Southeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Trinidad and Tobago; Turks and Caicos Is.; US Virgin Islands; USA (contiguous states); Venezuela; Virgin Islands (UK); Western Atlantic: North Carolina, USA to northeastern Brazil (Ref. 57756), including the Gulf of Mexico (Ref. 9626). Common around the Caribbean.;

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.