New species of plunderfish Pogonophryne favosa sp. n. (Artedidraconidae, Notothenioidei, Perciformes) from the Cosmonauts Sea (Antarctica) with description in artedidraconids of unusual anatomical structures-convexitas superaxillaris

@article{Balushkin2013NewSO,
  title={New species of plunderfish Pogonophryne favosa sp. n. (Artedidraconidae, Notothenioidei, Perciformes) from the Cosmonauts Sea (Antarctica) with description in artedidraconids of unusual anatomical structures-convexitas superaxillaris},
  author={Arcady V. Balushkin and Elena Korolkova},
  journal={Journal of Ichthyology},
  year={2013},
  volume={53},
  pages={562-574}
}
A new species of plunderfish Pogonophryne favosa sp. n. from the mesobenthal of the Cosmonauts Sea, Antarctica, has been described. The new species belongs to a group of species “mentella”, differing from other species of the group in the presence of spots on the abdominal side of the body and a unique structure of mental barbel. An anatomohistological study was performed of convexitas superaxillaris—unusual skin formations first found in Artedidraconidae. Their possible function in the system… 
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