Morphological Variations Dependent on the Species, Sex, and Growth Stages, Found in Three Approximate Species belonging to the Family Hoplichthyidae

1953 Nippon Suisan Gakkaishi  
The morphological variations dependent on the species, sex, and growth stages arc researched in three approximate species of the family Floplichthyidae (Hoplichthys gilberti JORDAN and RICHARDSON, H. langsdorfii CUVIER and VALENCIENNES and H. flla)n.'intoSUS MATSUBARA and OCHTAT). In this research, the auther particularly remarked the following body parts : trunk length, dorsal spine length, dorsal soft ray length and pectoral fin length, which are all distinctly vari able with species, sex,
more » ... th species, sex, and growth stages. The results obtained are sumtnalized as follows (Table 1) .
doi:10.2331/suisan.19.384 fatcat:qyphcoyffbcqnk7gaylyo722tq