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** TheChick: Melody

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** TheChick: MelodyBubbles



* FurryConfusion: Or fishy confusion, at least. Most fish portrayed in the show--including most other sharks--are drawn realistically and can't move about on land. Then there's Jabberjaw...



* TailfinWalking: How Jabberjaw gets around.

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* TailfinWalking: How Jabberjaw gets around. One-shot character Francine Lafinn can walk on her tailfin, too. Commander Shark's army of shark-human hybrids are apparently supposed to be able to do this by design, but only Shelly and Clamhead (transformed into sharks themselves) are actually shown walking on land.

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* {{Expy}}: Design-wise, Clamhead heavily resembles [[WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooWhereAreYou Shaggy]].


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* FantasticRacism: Pretty much every city the Neptunes visit view sharks as mindless maneaters, and have systems to throw them out. And they view Jabberjaw as such, leading to his catchphrase.


* FiveManBand:
** TheLeader: Biff
** TheLancer: Clamhead
** [[TheSmartGuy The Smart Girl]]: Shelly
** TheBigGuy: Jabberjaw
** TheChick: Melody



* JerkAss: Shelly, although sometimes she's a JerkWithAHeartOfGold.

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* JerkAss: Shelly, although sometimes she's she is a JerkWithAHeartOfGold.


* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}[=/=] DumbBlonde: Bubbles, whose personality was allegedly based on Gracie Allen. DomedHometown: Pretty much every underwater city has to be domed.

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* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}[=/=] DumbBlonde: Bubbles, whose personality was allegedly based on Gracie Allen. Allen.
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DomedHometown: Pretty much every underwater city has to be domed.


* {{Cloudcuckoolander}} / DumbBlonde: Bubbles[[note]]Whose personality was allegedly based on Gracie Allen.[[/note]]
* DomedHometown: Pretty much every underwater city has to be domed.

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* {{Cloudcuckoolander}} / {{Cloudcuckoolander}}[=/=] DumbBlonde: Bubbles[[note]]Whose Bubbles, whose personality was allegedly based on Gracie Allen.[[/note]]
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Allen. DomedHometown: Pretty much every underwater city has to be domed.domed.
* FakeBand: The Neptunes.



* GoneHorriblyRight: In "No Helpin' the Sculpin", Clamhead is mistaken for a scientist by the villainous Sculpin. The others show up to try to help him 'fix' the time machine the Sculpin has him working on. They, of course, are just trying to scam him to let Clamhead go. But it turns out they actually fix it to work.

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* GoneHorriblyRight: In "No Helpin' the Sculpin", Clamhead is mistaken for a scientist by the villainous Sculpin. The others show up to try to help him 'fix' the time machine TimeMachine the Sculpin has him working on. They, of course, are just trying to scam him to let Clamhead go. But it turns out they actually fix it to work.



* JerkAss: Shelly, although sometimes she was a JerkWithAHeartOfGold.
* MadScientist: Dr Lo, The Octopus and The Phantom of the Kelp, among others.

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* JerkAss: Shelly, although sometimes she was she's a JerkWithAHeartOfGold.
* MadScientist: Dr Dr. Lo, The Octopus and The Phantom of the Kelp, among others.



-->-- '''Pain''', From their song "Running Underwater"

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-->-- '''Pain''', From their song "Running Underwater"Underwater"
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In 1976, Creator/HannaBarbera created this show for Creator/{{ABC}} as a response to the popularity of the film ''Film/{{Jaws}}''. Creator/FrankWelker based the lead character's voice on Curly Howard from ''Film/TheThreeStooges'', along with Rodney Dangerfield's CatchPhrase, "I don't get no respect." [[note]]He would later go on to actually voice Curly in "The Robonic Stooges" segments on ''Skatebirds'' using the same voice.[[/note]]

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In 1976, Creator/HannaBarbera created this show for Creator/{{ABC}} as a response to the popularity of the film ''Film/{{Jaws}}''. Creator/FrankWelker based the lead character's voice on Curly Howard from ''Film/TheThreeStooges'', along with Rodney Dangerfield's Creator/RodneyDangerfield's CatchPhrase, "I don't get no respect." [[note]]He would later go on to actually voice Curly in "The Robonic Stooges" segments on ''Skatebirds'' using the same voice.[[/note]]


** Played with by a VillainOfTheWeek who turned his {{Mooks}} into sharks, and by a shark woman Francine Lafinn who tried to seduce Jabberjaw in "Claim-Jumped Jabber".

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** Played with by a VillainOfTheWeek who turned his {{Mooks}} into sharks, and by a shark woman Francine Lafinn who tried to seduce Jabberjaw in "Claim-Jumped Jabber".



* UnderwaterBase: if a villian has a base on this show, it is underwater.

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* UnderwaterBase: if If a villian villain has a base on this show, it is underwater.


** Played with by a VillainOfTheWeek who turned his {{Mooks}} into sharks, and by a shark woman Fifi LaFin who tried to seduce Jabberjaw in "Claim-Jumped Jabber".

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** Played with by a VillainOfTheWeek who turned his {{Mooks}} into sharks, and by a shark woman Fifi LaFin Francine Lafinn who tried to seduce Jabberjaw in "Claim-Jumped Jabber".


* SecretCircleOfSecrets: The Brotherhood of Evil is one in "Hold On To Your Hat Jabber". The main leader keeps a mask over his face while everyone else only reveals their faces under a hood.

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* SecretCircleOfSecrets: The Brotherhood of Evil is one in "Hold "Hang On To Your Hat Jabber". The main leader keeps a mask over his face while everyone else only reveals their faces under a hood.



* ShoutOut: In one episode, the group of villains are designed to look like [[WesternAnimation/SpaceGhost Zorak]] but follow the orders of a different alien.

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* ShoutOut: In one episode, the group of villains are designed to look like [[WesternAnimation/SpaceGhost Zorak]] but follow the orders of a different alien.alien named Domax.



** Played with by a VillainOfTheWeek who turned his {{Mooks}} into sharks, and by a shark woman who tried to seduce Jabberjaw.

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** Played with by a VillainOfTheWeek who turned his {{Mooks}} into sharks, and by a shark woman Fifi LaFin who tried to seduce Jabberjaw.Jabberjaw in "Claim-Jumped Jabber".



* UnexpectedInheritance: Jabberjaw inherits a gold mine for having saved an old prospector. But in the end, [[SubvertedTrope this is a clerical error]], as the proper recipient was a Mr. Jabberclaw (who is human).

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* UnexpectedInheritance: In "Claim-Jumped Jabber" Jabberjaw inherits a gold mine for having saved an old prospector. But in the end, [[SubvertedTrope this is a clerical error]], as the proper recipient was a Mr. Jabberclaw (who is human).human).
* WackyRacing: "The Fast Paced Chase Race" has most of its plot take place during a underwater race with many shenanigans throughout.


* ScoobyDooHoax: Rare in this series but two villains do use a fake identity while maintaining a public one. however both times these identities are revealed earlier on in the episode and solving the mystery wasn't the premise.

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* ScoobyDooHoax: Rare SecretCircleOfSecrets: The Brotherhood of Evil is one in this series but two "Hold On To Your Hat Jabber". The main leader keeps a mask over his face while everyone else only reveals their faces under a hood.
* SecretIdentity: Some
villains do use a fake identity while maintaining a public one. however both times in this show have these, but that being said most of these identities are revealed earlier on in the episode and solving the mystery wasn't the premise.to disguise MadScientist agendas instead of a ScoobyDooHoax.


* ArtisticLicesnePhysics: Plentiful, not to mention how Jabber walks.

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* ArtisticLicesnePhysics: ArtisticLicensePhysics: Plentiful, not to mention how Jabber walks.



* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Jabber's voice is patterned after Curly of The Three Stooges even with some same verbal tics.
* OnlySaneWoman: Despite her vanity, Shelly is sane enough to see the flaws in Biff or Bubbles' idiotic ideas.

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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Jabber's voice is patterned after Curly of The the Three Stooges Stooges, even with some same verbal tics.
* OnlySaneWoman: Despite her vanity, Shelly is sane enough to see the flaws in Biff Biff's or Bubbles' idiotic ideas.



* UnexpectedInheritance: Jabberjaw receives one of a goldmine for having saved an old prospector. But in the end, this is a clerical error, as the proper recipient was a Mr. Jabberclaw (who is human).

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* UnexpectedInheritance: Jabberjaw receives one of inherits a goldmine gold mine for having saved an old prospector. But in the end, [[SubvertedTrope this is a clerical error, error]], as the proper recipient was a Mr. Jabberclaw (who is human).


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* ArtisticLicesnePhysics: Plentiful, not to mention how Jabber walks.



* DetectiveAnimal: Jabberjaw helps Biff, Shelly, Bubbles, and Clamhead solve mysteries in a futuristic underwater world.



* PhysicsGoof: Plentiful, not to mention how Jabber walks.
* ScoobyDooHoax: Rare in this series but two villains do use a fake identity while maintaining a public one. however both times these identities are revealed earlier on in the episode,

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* PhysicsGoof: Plentiful, not to mention how Jabber walks.
* ScoobyDooHoax: Rare in this series but two villains do use a fake identity while maintaining a public one. however both times these identities are revealed earlier on in the episode,episode and solving the mystery wasn't the premise.
* ShoutOut: In one episode, the group of villains are designed to look like [[WesternAnimation/SpaceGhost Zorak]] but follow the orders of a different alien.


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* PhysicsGoof: Plentiful, not to mention how Jabber walks.



* {{Expy}}: Shelly and Bubbles resemble [[WesternAnimation/JosieAndThePussycats Alexandra and Melody]], respectively.
** Clamhead resembles [[Franchise/ScoobyDoo Shaggy]]. Lampshaded in ''WesternAnimation/HarveyBirdmanAttorneyAtLaw''.
** Jabberjaw does speak a bit like [[Film/TheThreeStooges Curly]], and can fit the part to a degree, beside being a shark.
** In one episode, the group of villains are designed to look like [[WesternAnimation/SpaceGhost Zorak]] but follow the orders of a different alien.



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%%* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Jabber's voice is patterned after Curly of The Three Stooges even with some same verbal tics.



%%* PlanetOfHats

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%%* PlanetOfHats* PhysicsGoof: Plentiful, not to mention how Jabber walks.
* ScoobyDooHoax: Rare in this series but two villains do use a fake identity while maintaining a public one. however both times these identities are revealed earlier on in the episode,

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* BandToon: The show is built around a band called the Neptunes touring the colonized ocean floor.


* GoneHorriblyRight: In "No Helpin' the Sculpin", Clamhead is mistaken for a scientist. The others show up to try to help him 'fix' the time machine the Sculpin has him working on. They, of course, are just trying to scam him to let Clamhead go. But it turns out they actually fix it to work.

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* GoneHorriblyRight: In "No Helpin' the Sculpin", Clamhead is mistaken for a scientist.scientist by the villainous Sculpin. The others show up to try to help him 'fix' the time machine the Sculpin has him working on. They, of course, are just trying to scam him to let Clamhead go. But it turns out they actually fix it to work.

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