On the record of alfonsino Beryx splendens (Berycidae) in Sardinian seas (central-western Mediterranean)

Follesa M.C., Mulas A., Porcu C., Cau A.

Published date: March 2011
Volume: 35
Number: 1
Pagination: 077–078
Publisher: Société Française d’Ichtyologie
doi: https://doi.org/10.26028/cybium/2011-351-008

An adult male specimen of Beryx splendens was caught off Cape Carbonara (SE Sardinia, Italy) in November 2009. This capture represents the second documented record in Italian waters. Morphometrics and biological data of the collected fish are described.

Keywords: Berycidae - Beryx splendens - MED - New record - Sardinian seas
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