Description of Careproctus guillemi n. sp. (Pisces: Scorpaeniformes) from Weddell Sea

J. Matallanas

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

12 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Careproctus guillemi differs from the other Careproctus species in the following combination of characters: pectoral fin rays 22 (11 + 4 + 7); pectoral girdle with three round radials (1 + 0 + 1 + 1): mouth oblique and maxillary extending beyond posterior edge of eye. Relationships between C. guillemi and C. longipectoralis are provided. The endochondral pectoral girdle of C. longipectoralis is described for the first time.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)380-385
JournalJournal of Fish Biology
Volume52
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 1998

Keywords

  • Laparidae
  • Southern Ocean
  • Taxonomy

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Description of Careproctus guillemi n. sp. (Pisces: Scorpaeniformes) from Weddell Sea'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this