Kaupichthys hyoproroides

Marcia Salustiano de Castro & Ana Cristina Teixeira Bonecker, 2005, Leptocephali collected off the eastern coast of Brazil (12 ° – 23 ° S)., Zootaxa 935, pp. 1-28: 10

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z00935p001

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scientific name

Kaupichthys hyoproroides
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Most chlopsid leptocephali collected in the present study were represented by the species K. hyoproroides  during the spring and winter. It was distributed from the south region of Bahia State to Rio de Janeiro State, including some seamounts of the Vitória-Trindade Ridge (Figure 12). Pigment scattered over the entire body and on upper and lower jaws are characteristics of this species. Study Material: DZUFRJ 2830, 2831, 2832, 2833, 2834, 2835, 2836, 2837, 2838, 2839, 2840, 2844; 13 specimens; preanal myomeres 38-44; predorsal myomeres 14-19; total myomeres 113-120; 19.0-58.0 mm SL.