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Free Content A Contribution to the Biology and Postlarval Development of the Sargassum Fish, Histrio Histrio (Linnaeus), with a Discussion of the Sargassum Complex

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The early development of the Sargassum fish, Histrio histrio (Linnaeus), is described, based upon a collection of 44 larval and juvenile specimens from the Florida Current. Growth, biology, feeding and relationship to the Sargassum complex are discussed. Specimens at various stages of development are illustrated.

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Publication date: 1960-01-01

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