Original Articles

Postflexion and transforming larvae of Gonorynchus gonorynchus (Linnaeus, 1766)

Published in: South African Journal of Marine Science
Volume 5, issue 1, 1987 , pages: 623–626
DOI: 10.2989/025776187784522766


Postflexion larvae of Gonorynchus gonorynchus, previously undocumented, are described from the South-East Atlantic. Comparisons with descriptions of larval G. abbreviatus and larvae of another, still unidentified, species of Gonorynchus suggest slight to conspicuous differences in pigmentation between species.

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