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6-2_Batesian540
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Ivan Sazima aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, pp. 61-68, Volume 6, Issue 2 – November 2002 Abstract A presumed example of facultative Batesian mimicry between a grunt and a leatherjacket is described from tidal streams and mangrove zones in south-eastern Brazil. While moving over open areas or when threatened, juvenile

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6-2_synodus540
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Marta S. C. Soares, João Pedro Barreiros, Luis Sousa and Ricardo S. Santos aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, pp. 53-60, Volume 6, Issue 2 – November 2002 Abstract The behaviour of the lizardfish Synodus saurus, a common demersal predator in Azorean waters, is described. A total of 25 hours’ qualitative

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6-2_pomacentrus540
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Gerald R. Allen aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, pp. 45-52, Volume 6, Issue 2 – November 2002 Abstract Two new species of pomacentrid fishes are described from north-western Madagascar, based on specimens collected during a Conservation International coral reef survey in January 2002. Pomacentrus atriaxillaris is described from three specimens

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Gerald R. Allen and Steven Bailey aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, pp. 39-44, Volume 6, Issue 1 – October 2002 Abstract A new species of pomacentrid, Chrysiptera albata, is described from 3 specimens, 22.0-27.8 mm SL, collected during a marine biological expedition to the Phoenix Islands in 2002. It is

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Alexei M. Orlov aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, pp. 29-38, Volume 6, Issue 1 – October 2002 Abstract Shortraker rockfish Sebastes borealis and rougheye rockfish S. aleutianus are important fishery targets in the North Pacific. Whilst their biology has been extensively studied, the feeding habits of these fish have only

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Bertran M. Feitoza aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, pp. 21-28, Volume 6, Issue 1 – October 2002 Abstract Platygillellus brasiliensis, the third species of the genus from the Atlantic, is described from the Brazilian coast. It differs from its Atlantic congeners in having a 3-spined fan-like dorsal finlet whose height

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Chavalit Vidthayanon and Kittipongse Jaruthanin aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, pp. 17-20, Volume 6, Issue 1 – October 2002 Abstract Schistura kaysonei, n. sp. is the first troglobitic nemacheiline fish discovered in the Laos PDR. It is distinguished by elongated nasal flaps, and by the absence of external eyes and

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6-1_Gillellus540
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Jeffrey T. Williams aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, pp. 11-16, Volume 6, Issue 1 – October 2002 Abstract An exploratory expedition to Navassa Island was carried out in April-May 1999. Specimens representing eight undescribed cryptic species were taken with rotenone while occupying 22 collecting stations, mostly by scuba diving: five

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Arturo P. Acero and Richardo R. Betancur aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, pp. 5-10, Volume 6, Issue 1 – October 2002 Abstract A new species of sea catfish (family Ariidae) from the Caribbean coast of Colombia, Arius neogranatensis n. sp., is described. It can be easily distinguished from other tropical

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