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Stomiiformes - Stomiidae

Tactostoma macropus (Longfin Dragonfish)

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GENERAL REFERENCES

Ref 1: Fisher, J.P., and W.G. Pearcy. 1983.
Reproduction, growth and feeding of the mesopelagic fish Tactostoma macropus (Melanostomiidae). Mar. Biol. 74:257-267.
Ref 2: Kawaguchi, K., and H.G. Moser. 1984.
Stomiatoidea: Development. In H.G. Moser, W.J. Richards, D.M. Cohen, M.P. Fahay, A.W. Kendall, Jr., and S.L Richardson (eds.), Ontogeny and systematics of fishes. Spec. Publ. 1, Am. Soc. Ichthyol. Herpetol., p. 169-181. Allen Press, Lawrence, KS, 760 p.
Ref 3: Kawaguchi, K., and H.G. Moser. 1993.
Development and distribution of the early life history stages of the mesopelagic fish Tactostoma macropus (Stomiidae) in the transitional waters of the North Pacific. Jpn. J. Ichthyol. 40(2):161-172.
Ref 4: Matarese, A.C., A.W. Kendall, Jr., D.M. Blood, and B.M. Vinter. 1989.
Laboratory guide to early life history stages of Northeast Pacific fishes. NOAA Tech. Rep. NMFS 80, 652 p.
Ref 5: Moser, H.G. 1996.
Melanostomiidae: Scaleless dragonfishes. In H.G. Moser (ed.), The early stages of fishes in the California Current region, p. 308-319. CalCOFI Atlas 33. Allen Press, Lawrence, KS, 1505 p.
Ref 6: Ozawa, T., and S. Aono. 1986.
Early ontogeny of melanostomiid fishes in the western North Pacific. In T. Ozawa (ed.), Studies on the oceanic ichthyoplankton in the western North Pacific, p. 30-49. Kyushu Univ. Press, Fukuoka, Japan.

FOOTNOTES

1 Miller, D.J., and R.N. Lea. 1972.
Guide to the coastal marine fishes of California. Calif. Dep. Fish Game Fish Bull. 157, 249 p.
2 Amaoka, K., K. Nakaya, H. Araya, and T. Yasui (eds). 1983.
Fishes from the north-eastern Sea of Japan and the Okhotsk Sea off Hokkaido: The intensive research of unexploited fishery resources on continental slopes. Japan Fisheries Resource Conservation Association, 372 p.

FIGURES

A - B, F: Kawaguchi, K., and H.G. Moser. 1993.
Development and distribution of the early life history stages of the mesopelagic fish Tactostoma macropus (Stomiidae) in the transitional waters of the North Pacific. Jpn. J. Ichthyol. 40(2):161-172.
C: AFSC.
Unpubl. Recruitment Processes, Alaska Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, NOAA, 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115. Illustrated by A. Overdick.
D: Matarese, A.C., A.W. Kendall, Jr., D.M. Blood, and B.M. Vinter. 1989.
Laboratory guide to early life history stages of Northeast Pacific fishes. NOAA Tech. Rep. NMFS 80, 652 p.
E: Kawaguchi, K., and H.G. Moser. 1984.
Stomiatoidea: Development. In H.G. Moser, W.J. Richards, D.M. Cohen, M.P. Fahay, A.W. Kendall, Jr., and S.L Richardson (eds.), Ontogeny and systematics of fishes. Spec. Publ. 1, Am. Soc. Ichthyol. Herpetol., p. 169-181. Allen Press, Lawrence, KS, 760 p.

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