Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anikuttan, K K and Nazar, A K A and Gopakumar, G (2017) Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus, 1758). In: Prioritized Species for Mariculture in India. ICAR - Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, pp. 307-312. ISBN 978-93-82263-14-2

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    There are 12 dorsal spines and 11-13 dorsal soft rays. There are 2 anal spines and 11-13 anal soft rays. The margins of preorbital, suborbital, and preoperculum are finely serrated. The depth of the body is 1.5-1.7 in standard length. Conical teeth on jaws. Pre-opercle is denticulated. This fish has a pale whitish-brownish colour and is easily identified by three broad dark bands across the body.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Subjects: Aquaculture > Mariculture
    Aquaculture > Ornamental Fishes
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Depositing User: Mr. Prashanth P K
    Date Deposited: 03 Mar 2021 06:07
    Last Modified: 03 Mar 2021 06:07
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/14907

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