The first record of the oilfish Ruvettus pretiosus Cocco, 1833 (Pisces: Gempylidae) from the Sea of Marmara, Turkey


ACARLI D. , ALTINAĞAÇ U. , ÖZEKİNCİ U. , BAYHAN B.

OCEANOLOGICAL AND HYDROBIOLOGICAL STUDIES, vol.46, no.2, pp.249-252, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/ohs-2017-0026
  • Title of Journal : OCEANOLOGICAL AND HYDROBIOLOGICAL STUDIES
  • Page Numbers: pp.249-252

Abstract

The benthopelagic oilfish Ruvettus pretiosus Cocco, 1833 was recorded for the first time from the Marmara Sea coast in Turkey. In addition, this is the third record of the species from the Turkish sea waters.