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The southernmost record of notacanthiform Tiluropsis leptocephali, with notes on possible species identity

  • Daniel E. Figueroa (a1), Norma E. Brunetti (a2) and Mitsuo Sakai (a3)

Two notacanthiform Tiluropsis type leptocephali are analysed, thus constituting the southernmost report in the Atlantic Ocean. Specimens are compared with others of the kind taken from the literature. Some considerations about their larvae and Halosauridae, the family they would belong to, are supplied.

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Correspondence should be addressed to: Daniel E. Figueroa Laboratorio de Ictiología, Departamento de Ciencias Marinas, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata, Funes 3350, Mar del Plata (7600), Argentina email:
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