Skip to main content

Free Content A Review of the Dragonets (Pisces: Callionymidae) of the Western Atlantic

Download Article:
(PDF 3294.4248046875 kb)
The fishes of the family Callionymidae found in the western Atlantic are reviewed. Species of the genus Draconetta are considered as members of this family, and are represented in this region by D. acanthopoma and D. oregona. Additional information including illustrations are presented on the juveniles, the lateral-line system, and the distribution for both Draconetta species.

Western Atlantic species of Callionymus are revised. The three species of the region are Callionymus agassizi, C. bairdi, and C. pauciradiatus.

Keys and illustrations of all these species are presented, and the affinities with cognate species of other regions are discussed briefly.

24 References.

No Supplementary Data.
No Data/Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: 1966-12-01

More about this publication?
  • The Bulletin of Marine Science is dedicated to the dissemination of high quality research from the world's oceans. All aspects of marine science are treated by the Bulletin of Marine Science, including papers in marine biology, biological oceanography, fisheries, marine affairs, applied marine physics, marine geology and geophysics, marine and atmospheric chemistry, and meteorology and physical oceanography.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more