Plankton‐picking by the goatfish Pseudupeneus maculatus(Mullidae), a specialized bottom forager
Abstract:Although goatfishes (Mullidae) include c. 50 specialized bottom foraging species, juvenile and adult spotted goatfish Pseudupeneus maculatus were recorded feeding on plankton on rocky reefs off southern and north‐eastern Brazil, respectively.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Departamento de Zoologia e Museu de História Natural, CP 6109, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, 13083-970 Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
Publication date: 2006-03-01