Vertebral deformities in hardhead catfish Ariopsis felis (Siluriformes: Ariidae) in the southeastern Mexico

Armando T Wakida-Kusunoki, Luis Enrique Amador del Ángel
2017 Revista de biologia marina y oceanografia  
Vertebral deformities in hardhead catfish Ariopsis felis (Siluriformes: Ariidae) in the southeastern Mexico Deformidades vertebrales en el bagre Ariopsis felis (Siluriformes: Ariidae) en el sureste de México Abstract.-On 2 July, 2014 in the docking of the Copesmar fishing cooperative in Frontera, Tabasco, Mexico, an Ariopsis felis specimen was captured, which displayed kyphosis and scoliosis of the vertebral column, diagnosed by high resolution X-ray. This is the first report of axial skeleton
more » ... of axial skeleton deformities in the genus Ariopsis.
doi:10.4067/s0718-19572017000100013 fatcat:loday42cnbai7kati2nwjm3apq