A Hermatophroditic Specimen of Chub Mackerel Scomber japonicus in the Dardanelles, Turkey


ÖZEKİNCİ U. , AYAZ A. , ALTINAĞAÇ U. , Cengiz Ö., ÖZTEKİN A.

JOURNAL OF ANIMAL AND VETERINARY ADVANCES, vol.8, no.9, pp.1798-1799, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ANIMAL AND VETERINARY ADVANCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1798-1799

Abstract

A hermaphroditic individual of the Chub mackerel, Scomber japonicus, caught in the Dardanelles is described in this study. This specimen is the first record of hermaphroditic Chub mackerel for the Mediterranean Sea.