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Allometric growth pattern and morphological changes of green terror Andinoacara rivulatus (Günther, 1860) (Cichlidae) during early development: Comparison of geometric morphometric and traditional methods

@article{Moshayedi2017AllometricGP,
  title={Allometric growth pattern and morphological changes of green terror Andinoacara rivulatus (G{\"u}nther, 1860) (Cichlidae) during early development: Comparison of geometric morphometric and traditional methods},
  author={Fatemeh Moshayedi and Soheil Eagderi and Mahnaz Rabbaniha},
  journal={Iranian Journal of Fisheries Sciences},
  year={2017},
  volume={16},
  pages={222-237}
}
Allometric growth pattern and body shape changes of the Green terror (Andinoacara rivulatus)(Cichlidae) were studied using landmark-based geometric morphometric (GM) and traditional methods, from hatching up to 1266 Hours Post Hatching (HPH) under culture conditions. The left side of specimens were photographed using digital camera and morphometric characters, including total length, head length, tail length, trunk length, eye diameter, snout length and body depth were measured using ImageJ… 

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