Occurrence of Trachinotus carolinus (Carangidae) in Laguna Costera Mar Chiquita, with comments on other occasionally recorded fishes in Argentinean waters
Authors: de Astarloa, Juan Martín Díaz; Figueroa, Daniel Enrique; Cousseau, María Berta; Barragán, Marcelo
Source: Bulletin of Marine Science, Volume 66, Number 2, March 2000 , pp. 399-403(5)
Abstract:Trachinotus carolinus (Linnaeus, 1766) is reported for the first time from northern Argentinean waters, substantially farther south than its usual area of occurrence. Morphometric and meristic characteristics of the seven specimens are provided. The infrequent occurrences in this region of fishes with tropical and subtropical affinities is discussed.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: March 2000
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