Blue Stripe Grunt Regulations


Blue Stripe Grunt

Haemulon sciurus

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Physical description:

Similar to tomtate or white grunt.

Biological description:

Similar to tomtate or white grunt.

South Atlantic Federal Regulations

(For areas ranging from three to 200 miles off the coasts of NC, SC, GA, and East Florida)

Note: Effective April 16, 2012, blue stripe grunt have been removed from the snapper grouper management complex and federal regulations are no longer in effect for this species. See Fishery Bulletin

State regulations may apply:

North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries

South Carolina DNR Marine Resources Division

Georgia DNR Coastal Resources Division

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission