Taxon profile


Crescent Perch
Terapon jarbua (Forsskål, 1775)

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

Scientific synonyms

Sciaena jarbua Forsskål, 1775
Holocentrus jarbua (Forsskål, 1775)
Therapon jarbua (Forsskål, 1775)
Therapon farna Bleeker, 1879
Stereolepis inoko Schmidt, 1931
Therapon jarboa (Forsskål, 1775)
Holocentrus servus Bloch, 1790
Grammistes servus (Bloch, 1790)
Terapon servus (Bloch, 1790)
Therapon servus (Bloch, 1790)

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 LC


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
CZ Hanel L., Plíštil J., Novák J. (2011): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 7. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) Kostnatí (Neopterygii) [Ropušnicotvaří (Scorpaeniformes) – ostnoploutví (Perciformes) – Percoidei], Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 148 str. [as Terapon jarbua (Forsskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 19 August 2019

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