leptocephalus


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slender transparent larva of eels and certain fishes

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leptocephalus. Strong associates in this system include Mountain Redbelly Dace Chrosomus areas, Rosyside Dace Clinostomus funduloides, Rosefin Shiner Lythrurus ardens, and Crescent Shiner Luxilus cerasinus; facultative associates include Blacknose Dace Rhinichthys atratulus and Longnose Dace R.
In the southeastern United States, based on leptocephalus collections, ladyfish probably spawn in late summer or early fall.
lindbergi (Layman, 1930) Yamaguti, 1934; Siddiqi and Cable, 1960 from Leptocephalus conger, Synodus sp.
Nocomis leptocephalus (= Nocomis biguttatus)--No voucher specimens found.
The second synapomorphy, which is homoplasy free within the fishes examined, concerns the presence of a 'leptocephalus larva' (see char.
0.1 0.4 Bregmaceros bathymaster 1.6 2.5 Anguilliformes 1.2 2.1 Leptocephalus larvae 8.9 4.2 Other fish larvae 1.4 1.7 Unidentified remains 16.6 22.2 Anelids Polychaeta 0.62 1.26 Dietary categories %N %IRI Cephalopods 1.0 1.8 0.1 0.0 Stomatopods 4.0 6.4 0.8 0.1 0.4 0.0 0.7 0.1 Penaeid shrimps 4.3 4.2 0.6 0.1 4.6 0.8 2.3 1.0 70.8 68.4 Other crustaceans 0.9 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.3 0.0 2.3 0.1 0.1 0.0 -- 1.9 Fish 0.4 0.1 1.0 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.8 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.7 0.2 0.5 0.1 1.1 1.4 1.0 0.1 0.3 12.3 Anelids 0.38 0.0 Table 2 Percentage similarity values (R) of the diet between size classes (cm, TL) of Cynoscion nannus (n=287) from the coast of Jalisco and Colima.
Leiurus leptocephalus (Rudolphi, 1819) Leuckart, 1850.
Bonefish leptocephalus larvae were captured in the intertidal zones in January and April 1998.
leptocephalus (bluehead chub) and on one occasion over pits being dug by central stonerollers (Campostoma anomalum) and striped shiners ( Luxilus chrysocephalus).
They are called leptocephalus larvae, and were described in 1856 as a separate species of fish with the name Leptocephalus brevirostris.
Key words: diffusion--advection model; dispersal behavior; fish; kurtosis; mark--recapture; movement behavior; Nocomis leptocephalus; population heterogeneity; Semotilus atromaculatus; stream.
tarpon, and bonefishes), that share a unique leptocephalus larval stage.
Northward transport and dispersal of eggs and leptocephalus larvae is suspected by these substantially smaller specimens captured from the Palm Beaches and upward latitudes.
IDENTIFICATION OF NOCOMIS LEPTOCEPHALUS INTEROCULARIS (CYPRINIDAE) FROM LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA, USING MITOCHONDRIAL CYTB AND NUCLEAR IRBP2 DNA SEQUENCES.