Equulites Fowler 1904, a senior synonym of Photoplagios Sparks, Dunlap, and Smith 2005 (Perciformes: Leiognathidae)

Abstract

Photoplagios Sparks, Dunlap, and Smith 2005 (type species: Equula elongata Günther 1874, Fig. 1a) was recently established as a leiognathid genus, characterized by the male morphology (i.e., an expansive translucent lateral flank patch or stripe, dorsolateral lobes of the light organ that are hypertrophied and extend posteriorly into the gas bladder, and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10228-008-0041-6

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