Morphologic and Habitat Characteristics of Black Sea's Endemic Goby Neogobius platyrostris (Gobiidae)


Engin S., BEKTAŞ Y.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF FISHERIES AND AQUATIC SCIENCES, vol.10, no.2, pp.263-267, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.4194/trjfas.2010.0215
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF FISHERIES AND AQUATIC SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.263-267

Abstract

The flat-snout goby (Neogobius platyrostris), which is an endemic species for the Black Sea, inhabits in marine ecosystem. The aim of the present study is to provide data on live colouration, head lateral line system, sexual dimorphism, morphometric and meristic features and habitat preferences of this goby.