Taxonomy Name Pampus chinensis
Class Osteichthyes
Genus Pampus
Family Stromateidae
DOF Valid Name Bawal tambak
Common Name Butterfish, Pomfret, Silver pomfret
Fish Base Name Chinese silver pomfret
Local Name Bawal ketambak, Duai puteh, Dueh bujang, Dueh puteh, Dueh putih, Dueh tambak, Kilat, Tau tae
Original author Pampus chinensis

Body color:

Greyish to brownish dorsally, silvery white on sides. Covered in dark pigm