Embiotocidae


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Embiotocidae

[‚em·bē·ə′täs·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The surfperches, a family of perciform fishes in the suborder Percoidei.
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Cyclic changes in fine structure of the epithelium lining the ovary of the viviparous teleost, Cymatogaster aggregate (Perciformes: Embiotocidae).
Multiple paternity is a shared reproductive strategy in the live-bearing surfperches (Embiotocidae) that may be associated with female fitness.
Unidentified snailfish O Embiotocidae Rhacochilus vacca Pile Surfperch T Cymatogaster aggregata Shiner Surfperch R Phanerodon furcatus White Surfperch T Hyperprosopon argenteum Walleye Surfperch T Embiotoca lateralis Striped Surfperch R Clinidae Clinidae spp.
- Birth date, Embiotocidae, fecundity, fishes, growth, otoliths, phenology, selection, survival.
Scanning electron microscopy of intraovarian embryos of the viviparous teleost, Micrometrus minimus (Gibbons) (Perciformes: Embiotocidae).
Life history variation among female surfperches (Perciformes: Embiotocidae).
Sexual size dimorphism at birth in Micrometrus minimus (Embiotocidae): a prenatal cost of reproduction.
Serranidae, Embiotocidae, etc., some substantial variation was present within select families, most notably the sciaenids (Table 2).
Six species of surfperches (Embiotocidae) were observed during this study and comprised 21% of all fishes counted.
Alteration of the otolith matrix from environmental factors further complicates the determination for archaeological otoliths, but surf-perches (family Embiotocidae) hold promise for future studies.
bass COTTIDAE Leptocottus armatus Staghorn sculpin EMBIOTOCIDAE Cymatogaster aggregatta Shiner surfperch ENGRAULIDAE Anchoa compressa Deepbody anchovy Anchoa delicatissima Northern anchovy FUNDULIDAE Fundulus parvipinnis California killifish GIRELLIDAE Girella nigricans Opaleye GOBIIDAE Acanthogobius flavimanus Yellowfin goby (*) Clevelandia ios Arrow goby Clenogobius sagittula Longtail goby (*) Gillichthys mirabilis Longjaw mudsucker Ilypnus gilberti Cheekspot goby Lepidogobius lepidus Bay goby Quietula y-cauda Shadow goby MUGILIDAE Mugil spp.