Joturus pichardi Poey 1860: 263

Angulo, Arturo, Naranjo-Elizondo, Beatriz, Rojas, Emmanuel & Ley-López, Juan Manuel, 2017, Fishes from the Tirimbina Biological Reserve, La Virgen de Sarapiquí, Heredia, Costa Rica, Check List 13 (5), pp. 683-702: 691

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/13.5.683

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5481320

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03B27817-FFF2-FF9A-2B07-FACD909BF951

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Joturus pichardi Poey 1860: 263
status

 

(18) Joturus pichardi Poey 1860: 263   ; Bobo mullet (En), Bobo (Sp)

Figure 5B

Body elongate, robust, fusiform; mouth ventral (below a tumid, fleshy and projecting snout); fins with strong spines; 2 dorsal fins; second dorsal fin rays 10 or rarely 11; anal fin rays 11; caudal fin forked or lunate; general coloration silvery to grey green or green olive in adults, and silvery white, with dark stripes on dorsal, anal and caudal fins in juveniles; fins usually transparent, pinkish in some adult specimens; maximum body length ca 700 mmSL.