Species Details : Plectropomus leopardus (Lacepède, 1802)

Accepted scientific name:
Plectropomus leopardus (Lacepède, 1802) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Plectropomus leopardus  (Lacepède, 1802)
Synonyms:
Acanthistius leopardinus (Cuvier, 1828) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Acanthistius leopardinus (Cuvier, 1828)
Cephalopholis miniatus (non Forsskål, 1775) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Cephalopholis miniatus (non Forsskål, 1775)
Chorististium maculatum (non Bloch, 1790) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Chorististium maculatum (non Bloch, 1790)
Holocentrus leopardus Lacepède, 1802 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Holocentrus leopardus Lacepède, 1802
Paracanthistius suji Tanaka, 1916 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Paracanthistius suji Tanaka, 1916
Plectropoma cyanostigma Bleeker, 1845 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Plectropoma cyanostigma Bleeker, 1845
Plectropoma leopardinus Cuvier, 1828 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Plectropoma leopardinus Cuvier, 1828
Plectropoma maculatum leopardus (non Bloch, 1790) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Plectropoma maculatum leopardus (non Bloch, 1790)
Plectropomus maculatum (non Bloch, 1790) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Plectropomus maculatum (non Bloch, 1790)
Plectropomus maculatus (non Bloch, 1790) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Plectropomus maculatus (non Bloch, 1790)
Plectropomus truncatus (non Fowler & Bean, 1930) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Plectropomus truncatus (non Fowler & Bean, 1930)
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Sunu - - Indonesia(Wakatobi National Park, southeast Sulawesi) Click here to show the literature
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Sunu alo - - Indonesia(Wakatobi National Park, southeast Sulawesi) Click here to show the literature
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Sunu mira - - Indonesia(Wakatobi National Park, southeast Sulawesi) Click here to show the literature
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Bulang - Agutaynen Philippines Click here to show the literature
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لُؤز مرجان فهد - Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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Banalog - Bikol Philippines(Atulayan Bay) Click here to show the literature
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Baraka - Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Inid - Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pugapo - Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Tsut-sing-paan - Cantonese Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Lugiushaap - Carolinian Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Sáyiyaaw - Carolinian - Click here to show the literature
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Sewi - Carolinian - Click here to show the literature
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Sheosheol taiyaaw - Carolinian Caroline I. Click here to show the literature
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Sono - Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Leopardbars - Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu - Davawenyo Philippines(Davao) Click here to show the literature
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Lapulapu - Davawenyo Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pugapo - Davawenyo Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Blue-dotted coral trout - English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Blue-dotted coral-trout - English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Blue-spot trout - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Blue-spotted sea bass - English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Bluedotted coraltrout - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Common coral trout - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Coral grouper - English Caroline I. Click here to show the literature
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Coral grouper - English Niue Click here to show the literature
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Coral grouper - English Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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Coral trout - English - Click here to show the literature
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Coral trout - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Coral trout - English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Coral trout - English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Leopard cod - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coral trout - English Caroline I. Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coral trout - English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coral trout - English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coral trout - English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coral trout - English Niue Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coral-trout - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coralgrouper - English - Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coralgrouper - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coralgrouper - English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coralgrouper - English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coralgrouper - English Philippines(Ilocos; Jolo, Sulu; Surigao del Norte (Cagdianao; ) Click here to show the literature
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Leopard coralgrouper - English Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Leopard trout - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Leopard-cod - English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Red coral trout - English Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Spotted coralgrouper - English - Click here to show the literature
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Trout - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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donu - Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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donu damu - Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Salmon Cod - Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Loche saumonée - French French Polynesia Click here to show the literature
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Saumoné léopard - French France Click here to show the literature
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Saumonée léopard - French - Click here to show the literature
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Saumonée léopard - French New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Vieille Saint-Silac - French - Click here to show the literature
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Ujeeda magat - Fwâi New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Karamalabo - Gela West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Korallenbarsch - German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Bato-Bato - Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kakab - Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kurapu - Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Maskad - Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Red lapu - Ilokano Philippines(Ilocos) Click here to show the literature
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Valenten - Ivatan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Suji-ara - Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu - Kapampangan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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무늬바리 Munuibari Korean - Click here to show the literature
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Kugtong - Kuyunon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mambo - Kuyunon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu - Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu bara - Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu bara - Malay (individual language) Singapore Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu merah - Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu sunu - Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu-sunoh bara - Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Sunoh - Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Sunu halus - Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Sunu merah - Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Sunuk - Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Hong hou - Mandarin Chinese Singapore Click here to show the literature
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斑鳃棘鲈 - Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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石斑 Shi ban Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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石斑 Shih ban Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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花斑刺鰓鮨 Hua ban cih sai ci Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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花斑刺鳃鮨 Hua ban ci sai zhi Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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豹紋鰓棘鱸 Bao wun sai ji lu; bao wen sai ji lu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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豹纹鳃棘鲈 - Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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豹纹鳃棘鲈 Bao wen sai ji lu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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过鱼 Guo yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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過魚 Guo yu Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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Kuai Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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Kuai Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Tonu - Mangareva French Polynesia(Gambier Islands) Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu - Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug Philippines(Jolo, Sulu) Click here to show the literature
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Tapog - Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Ikuit - Marshallese - Click here to show the literature
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Tawiya - Misima-Paneati Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Malau pokoahu - Niuean Niue Click here to show the literature
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Mokas - Palauan Palau(Palau) Click here to show the literature
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Tiau - Palauan Palau Click here to show the literature
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Red lapu - Pangasinan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Takulit - Pangasinan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Garoupa celestial - Portuguese Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Tonu - Rapa French Polynesia(Rapa Island) Click here to show the literature
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Ata'ata-utu - Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Mero celestial - Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Mero con pintas - Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Baghak - Surigaonon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Leopardgrouper - Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Kaltang - Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kigting - Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lapu lapu - Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu - Tagalog Philippines(Luzon; Zambales; Tayabas Bay (Ref, 47588).) Click here to show the literature
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Lubo - Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Sigapo - Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mambong lawasan - Tagbanwa Calamian Philippines(Banuang Daan and Cabugao, Coron, Palawan)
Tonu - Tahitian Tahiti Click here to show the literature
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Pla ka rang - Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Pla ka rung - Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Pla karang lai seau - Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Pla kudsalak-lai-sae - Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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ปลากะรัง Pla ka rung Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Cá Mú chấm bé - Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Cá Mú chấm nhỏ - Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Labungan - Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Suño - Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Tonu - Wallisian - Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Perciformes FishBase
Family Serranidae FishBase
Genus Plectropomus FishBase
Distribution: Western Pacific: from Western Australia, eastward to the Caroline Islands and Fiji: from southern Japan to Australia (Queensland); also recently recorded from Tonga (Ref. 53797). Often misidentified as Plectropomus maculatus.
Environment: Marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert: Heemstra, P., 19-May-2014
Source database: FishBase, Feb 2018   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds). (2020). FishBase (version Feb 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2019 Annual Checklist (Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/annual-checklist/2019. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-884X.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=4826
Conversion date: 2019-05-01 01:30:39