Sound characteristics of Terapon Fish (Terapon jorbua) as a response to temperature changes

  • A. AmronEmail author
  • I. Jaya
  • T. Hestirianoto
  • K. von Juterzenka
Short Communication


The change in water temperature has a potential impact on the behavior of aquatic animal including fish which was generated by their sound productivity and characteristics. This research aimed to study the response of sound productivity and characteristics of Terapon jorbua to temperature change. As a response to temperature increases, Terapon jorbua have decreased the number of sound productivity. Two characteristic parameters of fish sound, i.e., intensity and frequency were quadratically increased during the water temperature rises. In contrast, pulse duration was quadratically decreased.


Sound productivity Intensity Frequency Pulse duration Temperature 



Authors gratefully acknowledge to Directorate General of Higher Education—Indonesian Ministry of Education and Cultural (DIKTI—KEMENDIKBUD) for financial support of this research (Hibah Doktor, Grant Number: 2538.16/UN23.10/PN/2013).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Amron
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • I. Jaya
    • 2
  • T. Hestirianoto
    • 2
  • K. von Juterzenka
    • 2
  1. 1.Marine Science DepartmentJenderal Soedirman UniversityPurwokertoIndonesia
  2. 2.Marine Science and Technology DepartmentBogor Agricultural UniversityBogorIndonesia

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