Zenopsis conchifera (Lowe, 1852) (Pisces, Actinopterygii, Zeidae): a new alien fish in the Mediterranean Sea
Authors: Ragonese; Giusto
Source: Journal of Fish Biology, Volume 71, Number 6, December 2007 , pp. 1853-1857(5)
Abstract:The first documented occurrence of a silvery John dory, Zenopsis conchifera, in the Mediterranean Sea is reported. A female (645 mm total length, 3296 g body mass) of Z. conchifera was caught in July 2006 by a commercial bottom trawler off the northern Tunisian coast (central Mediterranean Sea).
Document Type: Research article
Publication date: 2007-12-01