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Terapon Cuvier, 1816

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Centrarchiformes »  family Terapontidae - grunters or tigerfishes

Scientific synonyms

Amphitherapon Whitley, 1943
Autisthes De Vis, 1884
Djabub Forsskål, 1775
Madigania Whitley, 1945
Papuservus Whitley, 1943
Pterapon Gray, 1835
Therapon Cloquet, 1819

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

species Terapon jarbua (Forsskål, 1775) - Crescent Perch

Terapon jarbua

species Terapon puta (Cuvier, 1829)

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/4941]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Terapon Cuvier, 1816]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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