Taxon profile


Asian Seabass
Lates calcarifer (Bloch, 1790)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Latidae »  genus Lates

Scientific synonyms

Holocentrus calcarifer Bloch, 1790
Pseudolates cavifrons Alleyne & Macleay, 1877
Lates darwiniensis Macleay, 1878
Coius vacti Hamilton, 1822

Other names

= Barramundi
= Barramundi Perch
= Cock-up
= Cockup
= Giant Perch
= Giant Sea Perch
= Giant Sea-perch
= Giant Seaperch
= Palmer

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [346]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/14319]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lates calcarifer (Bloch, 1790)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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