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Title: A Second Prionotus birostratus Richardson, with Notes on the Distribution of Prionotus in the Southeastern Pacific Ocean (Pisces, Triglidae)
Authors: Gruchy, C.G.
Issue Date: Oct-1970
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press
Citation: Gruchy CG. 1970. A second Prionotus birostratus Richardson, with notes on the distribution of Prionotus in the southeastern Pacific Ocean (Pisces, Triglidae). Pac Sci 24(4): 523-527.
Abstract: The second specimen of Prionotus birostratu s Richardson, 1845, is
described and figured; its known range is extended southward approximately 1,000
miles from the Gulf of Fonseca to Ecuador. Significant range extensions for P. horrens
(southward to Ecuador) and for P. loxias and P. albirostris (west to the Galapagos
Archipelago) are included. These four species are new to the fauna of Ecuador. The
distribution of all species of Prionotus known in the southeastern Pacific Ocean is
ISSN: 0030-8870
Appears in Collections:Pacific Science Volume 24, Number 4, 1970

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