Paranthias furcifer


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deep-sea fish of tropical Atlantic

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mystacinus, Gonioplectrus hispanus, and Paranthias furcifer) and a two species complex (either E.
%FO n Species or group Bongo Neuston Total Preflexion Cephalopholis cruentata 0.29 0.09 44 27 Cephalopholis fulva 0.01 0.02 3 1 Gonioplectrus hispanus 0.03 0.03 5 Hyporthodus mystacinus 0.01 0.01 2 Paranthias furcifer 0.06 0.01 12 Epinephelus striatus/ Mycteroperca venenosa 0.01 0.02 3 3 Small epinephelini + 1.02 0.04 162 162 standard pigment Small spinelets + 0.9 0.41 199 121 standard pigment Epinephelus adscensionis/ 0.01 0.01 2 striatus E.
punctiferus Poey, 1875, each based on a single specimen of grouper that appeared to be intermediate in morphology between the coney, Cephalopholis fulva and the creolefish, Paranthias furcifer. Smith (1966) analyzed Poey's specimens for 45 meristic and morphometric characters and found the specimens to be intermediate to P.
Paranthias furcifer is dark red in color; darker dorsally, lightening ventrally (Heemstra and Randall, 1993).
Paranthias furcifer is the only Atlantic grouper with a forked tail suggesting that it is one of the putative parents and C.
In this study, genetic information from four diagnostic allozyme loci, two diagnostic nuclear DNA loci, and three diagnostic mtDNA gene regions, was used to assess hybridization and introgression between Cephalopholis fulva and Paranthias furcifer in Bermuda waters.
cruentata (Lacepede, 1802), and 37 Paranthias furcifer (Valenciennes, 1828) were collected from Bermuda with baited handlines or rotenone solution.
Table 4 Ranges of counts and measurements for ten Paranthias furcifer, ten Cephalopholis fulva, and ten putative hybrids.