Flatfishes

Known as: Pleuronectiformes 
Common name for the order Pleuronectiformes. A very distinctive group in that during development they become asymmetrical, i.e., one eye migrates to… (More)
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2013
2013
All extant species of flatfish (order Pleuronectiformes) are thought to descend from a common ancestor, and therefore to… (More)
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2013
2013
Non-homogeneous processes and, in particular, base compositional non-stationarity have long been recognized as a critical source… (More)
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2008
2008
All adult flatfishes (Pleuronectiformes), including the gastronomically familiar plaice, sole, turbot and halibut, have highly… (More)
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2007
2007
Melanin-concentrating hormone (MCH) is a neuropeptide generated in neurons originating in the hypothalamus, from which axons… (More)
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2006
2006
Flatfishes, such as flounder, are the world's most asymmetric vertebrates. It is unknown if the development of lateralized… (More)
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2006
2006
Anisakid nematodes belonging to the Anisakis simplex complex are highly prevalent in several fish species off the coast of… (More)
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2003
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2003
Although much progress has been made recently in teleostean phylogeny, relationships among the main lineages of the higher… (More)
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2003
2003
Sperm motility in flatfishes shows unique characteristics. The flagellar movement either in vivo or in permeabilized models is… (More)
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1997
1997
When attacked by predators, flatfishes perform fast-starts that result in a rapid take-off from the ocean bottom on which they… (More)
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1985
1985
Experimental analysis of the pressure changes in the respiratory cavities of the American winter flounder Pseudopleuronectes… (More)
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