Invemar
Bulletin of Marine and Coastal Research

FIRST RECORD OL DEVIL FISH SCORPACNA NTUERAE(PISCES: SCORPAENLDAE) IN THE COLOMBIAN PACIFIC

Ariel Gómez C., Luis Alonso Zapata P., Giovanni Gómez C., Wilberto Angulo V.

Abstract


The presence of S. afuerae is registered for first time in Colombian Pacific waters. Considering the period and the relative abundance, the cause to be is presumed the migratory effect by the cold phenomenon “La Niña”, declared in the end of 1998 and/or the few samples in the rocky zones offshore the continental shelf.

Keywords


Scorpaena afuerae; Colombia; Pacific ocean; Fish

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DOI: 10.25268/bimc.invemar.2001.30.0.305

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