Use of tide pools as a spawning site by the bocon toadfish Amphichthys cryptocentrus (Batrachoidiformes: Batrachoididae), state of Maranhão, Brazil

Coelho G.K.F., Nogueira L. de A., de Brito P.S., Piorski N.M., Nunes J.L.S.

Published date: July 2013
Volume: 37
Number: 3
Pagination: 227–228
Publisher: Société Française d’Ichtyologie

This note reports the first record of Amphichthys cryptocentrus using tide pools on the beaches of the state of Maranhão, Brazil as a spawning site and nursery.

Keywords: Amphichthys cryptocentrus - Batrachoididae - Brazil coast - Reproduction site
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