First record of the unicorn leatherjacket Aluterus monoceros (Pisces: Monacanthidae) from the Mediterranean Sea

Guallart, Javier; Vicent, Jose Juan
January 2009
Marine Biodiversity Records;Jan2009, Vol. 2 Issue 1, pN.PAG
Academic Journal
In March 2000 a 384 mm SL adult male specimen of the unicorn leatherjacket Aluterus monoceros was captured off the Chafarinas Islands (south-western Mediterranean). This report increases the list of fish species recently found for the first time in the Mediterranean Sea.


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