Accepted scientific name:
Scatophagus argus (Linnaeus, 1766) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Scatophagus argus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Synonyms:
Chaetodon argus Linnaeus, 1766 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Chaetodon argus Linnaeus, 1766
Chaetodon atromaculatus Bennett, 1830 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Chaetodon atromaculatus Bennett, 1830
Chaetodon pairatalis Hamilton, 1822 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Chaetodon pairatalis Hamilton, 1822
Ephippus argus (Linnaeus, 1766) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Ephippus argus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Scatophagus aetatevarians De Vis, 1884 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scatophagus aetatevarians De Vis, 1884
Scatophagus argus argus (Linnaeus, 1766) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scatophagus argus argus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Scatophagus argus ocellata Klunzinger, 1880 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scatophagus argus ocellata Klunzinger, 1880
Scatophagus bougainvillii Cuvier, 1831 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scatophagus bougainvillii Cuvier, 1831
Scatophagus maculatus Gronow, 1854 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scatophagus maculatus Gronow, 1854
Scatophagus ornatus Cuvier, 1831 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scatophagus ornatus Cuvier, 1831
Scatophagus purpurascens Cuvier, 1831 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scatophagus purpurascens Cuvier, 1831
Scatophagus quadranus De Vis, 1884 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scatophagus quadranus De Vis, 1884
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Kikiro Agutaynen Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Bushami Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Kikilo Banton Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Bishtara Bengali Bangladesh Click here to show the literature
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Bayang Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kikiro Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kitang Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Gam ku Cantonese Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Kikilo Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kitong Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kitang Chavacano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kitang Cotabato Chavacano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Almindelig Argusfisk Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Plettet argusfisk Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Kikero Davawenyo Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lanbia Davawenyo Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Argus fish English Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Argus fish English USA Click here to show the literature
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argusfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Butter fish English Bangladesh Click here to show the literature
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Butterfish English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Butterfish English Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Butterfish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Common scat English USA Click here to show the literature
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Leopard scat English USA Click here to show the literature
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Scat English Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Scat English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Scat English Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Spadefish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Spadefish English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Spotted butt English Myanmar Click here to show the literature
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Spotted butter fish English India Click here to show the literature
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Spotted butterfish English India Click here to show the literature
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Spotted butterfish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Spotted butterfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scad English Bangladesh Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English Cambodia Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English India Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English USA Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scat English Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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baba Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Spotted scad Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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veita kau Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Vetakau Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Arguskala Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Pavillon tacheté French France Click here to show the literature
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Peebe Fwâi New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Argusfisch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Gemeiner Argusfisch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Grüner Argusfisch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Kaski Gujarati India Click here to show the literature
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Sungeli Gujarati India Click here to show the literature
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Vada Gujarati India Click here to show the literature
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Kikilo Hiligaynon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kikiro Hiligaynon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Quequero Hiligaynon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Tikero Hiligaynon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kapiged Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Malaga Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pingaw Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kurohoshimanjûdai Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Kero kero Kagayanen Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Baraayi Kannada India Click here to show the literature
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Chandar Kannada India Click here to show the literature
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Pingo Kapampangan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Bannsire Konkani India Click here to show the literature
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납작돔 Korean Korea, South Click here to show the literature
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Kikiro Kuyunon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kitang Kuyunon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Titang Makassarese Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Bat hu Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Bidang Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Kendang Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Keper Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Kertang Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Ketang Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Ketang Malay (individual language) Singapore Click here to show the literature
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Ketang-ketang Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Kitang Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Nachikarimeen Malayalam India Click here to show the literature
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Nutchar-char Malayalam India Click here to show the literature
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Jin gu Mandarin Chinese Singapore Click here to show the literature
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变身苦 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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變身苦 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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金錢魚 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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金錢魚 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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金钱鱼 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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黑星銀 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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黑星银 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Kaski Marathi India Click here to show the literature
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Vadda Marathi India Click here to show the literature
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Pingaw Pangasinan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Zarook Persian Iran Click here to show the literature
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Argus Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Argus Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Ilattiya Sinhalese Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Pingo manchado Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Argusfisk Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Kikiro Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kitang Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Samaral Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Sipili Tamil India Click here to show the literature
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Chitsillo Telugu India Click here to show the literature
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Eesputti Telugu India Click here to show the literature
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Pla takrab Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Takrap Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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ตะกรับ Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Baladhan Tokelauan Tokelau Click here to show the literature
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Buurrun Tokelauan Tokelau Click here to show the literature
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Buurrunbul Tokelauan Tokelau Click here to show the literature
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Ca hoi Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Cá nào Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Ca nau Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Cá nú Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Akikiro Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kikilo Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kikiro Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lankia Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Ngi-ni-ngisi Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Ngisi-ngisi Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kikiro Waray (Philippines) Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Scatophagidae
Genus Scatophagus
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: Kuwait to Fiji, north to southern Japan, south to New Caledonia. Reported from Samoa (Ref. 9710), Tonga (Ref. 53797), and the Society Islands (Ref. 2847).
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2011
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: -
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=4698
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d138a97b-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201