Pareques acuminatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Swordfish, Cluck, Cubbyu, Donkey fish, Highhat, Ribbonfish, Steindachner's ribbonfish, Steindachner's ribbonfish, Streaked ribbonfish, Striped drum, Striped equetus, Striped ribbonfish, drum, high-hat
Occurs in clear waters of tropical islands, especially near coral reefs, but also in adjacent bays over rough bottom. Also often found under eroded edges of seagrass beds (Ref. 26938). Has been reared in captivity (Ref. 35420).