, Volume 1, Issue 2, pp 115-116

Sounds produced by very crevalle jack,Caranx hippos, from the Maryland seaside

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Three very young crevalle jack, ranging from 38 to 41 mm total length, emitted a burst of rapid, short, rasping croaks upon being landed in a beach seine out of the ocean surf. Dissection revealed well-developed upper and lower pharyngeal teeth indicating that sounds were produced as in the adults.

Contribution No. 152, Maryland Department of Research and Education, Solomons, Maryland.