Agonostomus monticola ( Bancroft 1834: 367 )

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

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Agonostomus monticola ( Bancroft 1834: 367 )


(17) Agonostomus monticola ( Bancroft 1834: 367)   ; Mountain mullet (En), Tepemechín (sp)

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Body elongate, robust, fusiform; mouth about terminal; fins with strong spines; 2 dorsal fins; second dorsal fin rays 9; anal fin rays 10; caudal fin forked; general col- oration gray olive, darker dorsally, and paler, usually yel- lowish white ventrally; dark scale edges form crisscross lines on upper body; fins usually yellowish; maximum body length ca 300 mm SL.