The goatfish Pseudupeneus maculatus and its follower fishes at an oceanic island in the tropical west Atlantic

@inproceedings{Sazima2006TheGP,
  title={The goatfish Pseudupeneus maculatus and its follower fishes at an oceanic island in the tropical west Atlantic},
  author={Cristina Sazima and Jo{\~a}o Paulo Krajewski and Roberta M Bonaldo and Paulo R. Guimar{\~a}es},
  year={2006}
}
The influence of a substratum-disturbing forager, the spotted goatfish Pseudupeneus maculatus on the assemblage of its escorting, opportunistic-feeding fishes was examined at Fernando de Noronha Archipelago (tropical west Atlantic). Followers attracted to spotted goatfish foraging singly differed from followers of spotted goatfish foraging in groups in several characteristics. The larger the nuclear fish group, the greater the species richness and number of individuals of followers. Moreover… CONTINUE READING

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