Description and occurrence of macrourid larvae and juveniles in the northeast Pacific Ocean off Oregon, U.S.A.

@inproceedings{Stein1980DescriptionAO,
  title={Description and occurrence of macrourid larvae and juveniles in the northeast Pacific Ocean off Oregon, U.S.A.},
  author={David L. Stein},
  year={1980}
}
Although there are over 100 species of North Pacific macrourids, few of their larvae have previously been identified to species. Descriptions of postlarvae and juveniles of Coryphaenoides acrolepis, C. filifer, and C. leptolepis are given, with a provisional key to the identification of most species known from off Oregon. Vertical distribution of the larvae and juveniles of C. acrolepis apparently changes with ontogenetic development, the smallest individuals occurring shallowest. Macrourid… CONTINUE READING

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