Coal grunter

The Coal grunter lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Coal Grunter can definitely be kept in some community tanks, under some circumstances. It is important to choose the "community" carefully. More

Does anyone know about Coal Grunters or Grunters in general? = I hope to put a small coal grunter in a 4ft tank with my 4 inch Saratoga arowana. I just wanted to know a little info. More

Coal Grunter fish, feeding on yabbies - Jan 17, 2008 7:01 AM coal grunter Coal Grunter(Hephaestus carbo) Yabbie chase2 - Jan 5, 2008 8:56 AM More

Common names

Black grunter in English
Cichlid grunter in English
Coal grunter in English
Gold flecked grunter in English
Round-tailed grunter in English
Schwarzer Grunzbarsch in German (Deutsch)
花睑弱棘鯻 in Mandarin Chinese
花瞼弱棘鯻 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Terapontidae
Genus : Hephaestus
Species : Hephaestus carbo
Authority : Ogilby & McCulloch, 1916