Nemateleotris decora Randall & Allen, 1973

Madhu, K and Madhu, Rema and Behera, Pralaya Ranjan (2017) Nemateleotris decora Randall & Allen, 1973. In: Prioritized Species for Mariculture in India. ICAR - Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, pp. 319-322. ISBN 978-93-82263-14-2

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    The elegant fire fish is a slender, colourful fish with a maximum reported size of 9 cm. There are 7 dorsal spines and 27-32 dorsal soft rays. There is a single anal spine and 28-31 anal soft rays. Longitudinal scale series is 135-160.The elevated first dorsal fin does not extend beyond anterior one-third of second dorsal fin. The posterior body scales are with ctenii, usually less than 10. The posterior-most rays of dorsal and anal fins are frequently branched in adults.

    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
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    Date Deposited: 12 Mar 2021 06:04
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