Pseudochromis dilectus Lubbock, 1976

Madhu, K and Madhu, Rema and Behera, Pralaya Ranjan (2017) Pseudochromis dilectus Lubbock, 1976. In: Prioritized Species for Mariculture in India. ICAR - Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, pp. 331-335. ISBN 978-93-82263-14-2

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    Pseudochromis dilectus is black or gray in colour with bright orange-red head and shoulder area. It has an elongated body, with white accents. There is one spine on the pelvic fin. Pelvic fin insertion is underneath or before the pectoral fin base. Lateral line is variable (hindered or constant). The males are reddish, elongate and slender; while the females are dark green and smaller in appearance, with a plumpy abdomen.

    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: 15 Mar 2021 06:02
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