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First record of the Atlantic bumper Chloroscombrus chrysurus (Teleostei: Carangidae) in the Mediterranean Sea.

Authors
  • Peña Rivas, L1
  • Azzurro, E
  • Lloris, D
  • 1 Área de Gestión Sanitaria Sur de Granada (SAS, Junta de Andalucía), Avenida Martín Cuevas, s/n, 18600, Motril, Granada, Spain. , (Spain)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of fish biology
Publication Date
Mar 01, 2013
Volume
82
Issue
3
Pages
1064–1067
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/jfb.12041
PMID: 23464561
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

In December 1997, one specimen of the Atlantic bumper, Chloroscombrus chrysurus was recorded for the first time in the Mediterranean Sea, off Almuñécar (Granada, Spain: 36° 43' 26″ N; 3° 41' 39″ W). This species probably entered the Mediterranean Sea via the Strait of Gibraltar.

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