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Comprehensive phylogeny of the family Sparidae (Perciformes: Teleostei) inferred from mitochondrial gene analyses.
Sparid fishes consist of approximately 115 species in 33 genera that are broadly distributed in tropical and temperate coastal waters. Although several phylogenetic analyses were conducted based onExpand
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Review of the Acanthopagrus latus complex (Perciformes: Sparidae) with descriptions of three new species from the Indo-West Pacific Ocean.
  • Y. Iwatsuki
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of fish biology
  • 1 July 2013
Acanthopagrus latus, long considered a single valid Indo-West Pacific Ocean species, characterized by having yellow pelvic, anal and caudal fins, is reviewed and separated into A. latus (east AsianExpand
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Effects of marine ciliates on survivability of the first-feeding larval surgeonfish, Paracanthurus hepatus: laboratory rearing experiments
The contribution of ciliates as a food source to survival of first-feeding surgeonfish larvae, Paracanthurus hepatus, was examined in rearing experiments. The larvae were exposed to eight treatments;Expand
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A review of the Indo-Pacific bonefishes of the Albula argentea complex, with a description of a new species
In this statement about numbers of nominal and valid species, the bonefish Albula argentea (Forster in Bloch and Schneider 1801) of the western and South Pacific, previously regarded as anExpand
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Redescription ofpolydactylus macrochir (günther, 1867), a senior synonym ofP. sheridani (macleay, 1884) (perciformes: Polynemidae)
Polydactylus macrochir (Günther, 1867), for many years identified asP. sheridani (Macleay, 1884), is redescribed as valid and a senior synonym of the latter species, following examination of theExpand
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Revision of the genus Hapalogenys (Teleostei: Perciformes) with two new species from the Indo-West Pacific
Iwatsuki, Y., and Russell, B.C. 2006. Revision of the genus Hapalogenys (Teleostei: Perciformes) with two new species from the Indo-West Pacifi c. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 63(1): 29–46. TheExpand
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Museum fish specimens and molecular taxonomy: A comparative study on DNA extraction protocols and preservation techniques
Summary Museum fish specimens are invaluable resources for genetic studies, but extraction of high quality DNA is often problematic. In this study, hairtail fishes of the genera Trichiurus andExpand
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Genetic differences among three species of the genus Trichiurus (Perciformes: Trichiuridae) based on mitochondrial DNA analysis
The mitochondrial DNA segment encoding the 16S ribosomal RNA (16S rRNA) gene sequence (ca. 600 bp) was compared among Trichiurus sp. 2 (sensu Nakabo, 2002) (obtained from various areas of Japan), T.Expand
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Revision of the Indo-West Pacific polynemid fish genus Eleutheronema (Teleostei: Perciformes)
Abstract A taxonomic revision of the polynemid fish genus Eleutheronema, which is redefined, resulted in three species of the genus being regarded as valid: Eleutheronema rhadinum (Jordan andExpand
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Acanthopagrus taiwanensis , a new sparid fish (Perciformes), with comparisons to Acanthopagrus berda (Forsskål, 1775) and other nominal species of Acanthopagrus
A new sparid species, Acanthopagrus taiwanensis, is described on the basis of six specimens that were previously misidentified as A. berda (Forsskal, 1775), collected from Tung-kang, southwesternExpand
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