, Volume 48, Issue 7, pp 493-498
Date: 12 Aug 2008

Second finding of Nematops microstoma Günther, 1880 (Pleuronectiformes, Poecilopsettidae) in the equatorial pacific

Rent the article at a discount

Rent now

* Final gross prices may vary according to local VAT.

Get Access


A second finding of the right-eyed flounder Nematops microstoma in the equatorial part of the Pacific Ocean (two individuals from the Gilbert Islands), previously known only from type locality near the Admiralty Islands, is reported. Illustrated descriptions of specific features of morphology of caught individuals are provided, and their identification with N. microstoma is substantiated.

Original Russian Text © E.P. Voronina, S.A. Evseenko, 2008, published in Voprosy Ikhtiologii, 2008, Vol. 48, No. 4, pp. 479–484.