Megalops atlanticus (Megalopidae), a new fish at the Pacific Ocean; information about its fishery importance

@inproceedings{Neira2016MegalopsA,
  title={Megalops atlanticus (Megalopidae), a new fish at the Pacific Ocean; information about its fishery importance},
  author={Alejandra Neira and P. ArturoAcero},
  year={2016}
}
ABSTRACT Objective . Reports by the first time Megalops atlanticus, commonly known as tarpon, from the Colombian Pacific Ocean, discussing its distribution, uses, and value for local human populations. Material and methods . Interviews with fishermen from the municipalities of Nuqui and Bahia Solano (Choco Province) were carried upon in order to collect information about fishing points, ecologic characteristics, and uses of tarpon; samples were additionally taken in order to determine sex… CONTINUE READING

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