Taxon profile


Crescent Perch
Terapon jarbua (Forsskål, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Terapontidae - grunters or tigerfishes »  genus Terapon

Scientific synonyms

Coius trivittatus Hamilton, 1822
Grammistes servus (Bloch, 1790)
Holocentrus jarbua (Forsskål, 1775)
Holocentrus servus Bloch, 1790
Pterapon trivittatus Gray, 1846
Sciaena jarbua Forsskål, 1775
Stereolepis inoko Schmidt, 1931
Terapon servus (Bloch, 1790)
Terapon timorensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Therapon farna Bleeker, 1879

Other names

= Crescent-banded Grunter
= Crescent-banded Tiger-fish
= Cresent Grunter
= Cresent Perch
= Jarbua Terapon
= Thonfish
= Thornfish
= Three-striped Tiger Fish
= Threestripe Tigerfish
= Tiger-perch

Least Concern


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4458]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/31212]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Terapon jarbua (Forsskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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