Otolith Summary of Valenciennellus tripunctulatus

Main ref.: (57908). Rivaton, J. and P. Bourret, 1999. Les otolithes des poissons de l’Indo-Pacifique. IRD. Doc. Sci. Tech. II 2, 378pp.
Country:New Caledonia
Scientific name used: Valenciennellus tripunctulatus
Description of Otoliths
Type Length of fish
(mm)
Length of otolith
(mm)
Height of otolith
(mm)
Face Position Picture Locality
sagitta 19  0.7  0.95  inner  right  VATRI_o1.gif 22°10S 165°50E, 0 to 450m, 27971
sagitta 21  0.7  0.95  inner  right  VATRI_o2.gif 22°10S 165°50E, 0 to 500m, 09/03/74 (MOLA 3, CP 4)
sagitta 21  0.7  0.95  outer  left  no picture 22°10S 165°50E, 0 to 500m, 09/03/74 (MOLA 3, CP 4)
sagitta 25  1.3  1.05  inner  left  VATRI_o3.gif 22°10S 165°50E, 0 to 500m, 09/03/74 (MOLA 3, CP 4)
sagitta 27  1.15  0.9  inner  right  VATRI_o4.gif 20°16S 167°20E, 0 to 455m, 01/04/73 (DIAPHUS 11, CP 26)
sagitta 31  1.25  0.95  inner  right  VATRI_o5.gif 20°16S 167°20E, 0 to 455m, 01/04/73 (DIAPHUS 11, CP 26)
sagitta 34  1.4  1.1  inner  left  VATRI_o6.gif 20°16S 167°20E, 0 to 455m, 01/04/73 (DIAPHUS 11, CP 26)
sagitta 34  1.4  1.1  outer  right  no picture 20°16S 167°20E, 0 to 455m, 01/04/73 (DIAPHUS 11, CP 26)


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