Psettodes erumei (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Kizhakudan, Joe K (2017) Psettodes erumei (Bloch & Schneider, 1801). In: Prioritized Species for Mariculture in India. ICAR - Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, pp. 139-143. ISBN 978-93-82263-14-2

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    Oval, flat body, usually brown or grey in colour, often with dark bands. Blind side occasionally partially coloured. Large mouth with several strong pointed teeth. Both eyes either on left or right side. Maxilla reaches beyond the posterior edge of lower eye. Gill rakers are not developed. There are 9-11 dorsal spines, 38-45 dorsal soft rays, 1 anal spine and 33-43 anal soft rays in this species. Dorsal fin origin well posterior to eyes; anterior fin rays spinous; lateral line almost straight. Tips of dorsal, anal and caudal fins black.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Subjects: Aquaculture > Mariculture
    Divisions: CMFRI-Madras (Chennai)
    Depositing User: Mr. Prashanth P K
    Date Deposited: 15 Mar 2021 06:03
    Last Modified: 15 Mar 2021 06:03

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