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References using Menticirrhus americanus
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000205  Breder, C.M. and D.E. Rosen,1966 Modes of reproduction in fishes. T.F.H. Publications, Neptune City, New Jersey. 941 p. 460
000276  Robins, C.R., R.M. Bailey, C.E. Bond, J.R. Brooker, E.A. Lachner, R.N. Lea and W.B. Scott,1980 A list of common and scientific names of fishes from the United States and Canada. Am. Fish. Soc. Spec. Publ. (12)1-174. 46
002209  Hinegardner, R. and D.E. Rosen,1972 Cellular DNA content and the evolution of teleostean fishes. Am. Nat. 106(951):621-644.
003383  Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development,1990 Multilingual dictionary of fish and fish products. Fishing News Books, Oxford.
003702  Chao, L.N.,1978 Sciaenidae. In W. Fischer (ed.) FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes. West Atlantic (Fishing Area 31). Volume 4. FAO, Rome.
003802  Randall, J.E.,1978 Scaridae. In W. Fischer (ed.) FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes. Western Central Atlantic (Fishing Area 31). Vol. 4. pag.var.
003814  Robins, C.R., R.M. Bailey, C.E. Bond, J.R. Brooker, E.A. Lachner, R.N. Lea and W.B. Scott,1991 Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States and Canada. Am. Fish. Soc. Spec. Publ. (20):183 p. 55
004517  Hureau, J.-C.,1991 La base de données GICIM : Gestion informatisée des collections ichthyologiques du Muséum. p. 225-227. In Atlas Préliminaire des Poissons d'Eau Douce de France. Conseil Supérieur de la Pêche, Ministère de l'Environnement, CEMAGREF et Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris.
004649  Johnson, G.D.,1978 Development of fishes of the Mid-Atlantic Bight. An atlas of egg, larval and juvenile stages. Vol. 4. Carangidae through Ephippidae. US Fish Wildl. Serv. Biol. Serv. Prog. FWS/OBS-78/12.
005217  Cervigón, F., R. Cipriani, W. Fischer, L. Garibaldi, M. Hendrickx, A.J. Lemus, R. Márquez, J.M. Poutiers, G. Robaina and B. Rodriguez,1992 Fichas FAO de identificación de especies para los fines de la pesca. Guía de campo de las especies comerciales marinas y de aquas salobres de la costa septentrional de Sur América. FAO, Rome. 513 p. Preparado con el financiamento de la Comisión de Comunidades Europeas y de NORAD. 406
006268  Nietschmann, B.,1973 Between land and water: the subsistence ecology of the Muskito Indians, Eastern Nicaragua. Seminar Press, New York & London. 279 p.
007145  Pereira, R.,1982 Peixes de nossa terra. Livraria Nobel, Sao Paulo, Brazil. 129 p. 117
007251  Robins, C.R. and G.C. Ray,1986 A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, U.S.A. 354 p. 187
008984  FAO,1994 FAO Yearbook. Fishery statistics: catches and landings. Vol. 74: 1992. FAO Fish. Ser. 43:677 p.
009626  Cervigón, F.,1993 Los peces marinos de Venezuela. Volume 2. Fundación Científica Los Roques, Caracas,Venezuela. 497 p. 280-282
010937  Anonymous,1996 Fish collection database of the University of British Columbia Fish Museum Fish Museum. University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.
012333  Gomes, V., A.E.A.M. Vazzoler and V.N. Phan,1983 Karyotypical study on fish of family Scianidae (Teleostei, Perciformes) from the region of Cananeia, SP, Brasil.1, On the karyotype of Micropogonias furnieri (Desmarest, 1823). Bol. Inst. Oceanogr., Sao Paulo. 32(2):137-142.
012334  Gomes, V., A.E.A.M. Vazzoler and V.N. Phan,1983 Karyotypical study on fish of family Scianidae (Teleostei, Perciformes) from the region of Cananeia, SP, Brasil. 2. On the karyotype of Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus, 1758). Bol. Inst. Oceanogr., Sao Paulo. 32(2):187-191.
012736  Brum, M.J.I.,1996 Cytogenetic studies of Brazilian marine fish. Braz. J. Genet. 19(3):421-427. 422-423
012965  Eschmeyer, W.N.,1997 PISCES. Eschmeyer's PISCES database as published on the Internet in June 1997, URL: gopher://
013608  Uyeno, T., K. Matsuura and E. Fujii (eds.),1983 Fishes trawled off Suriname and French Guiana. Japan Marine Fishery Resource Research Center, Tokyo, Japan. 519 p. 366
026819  Lowe-McConnell, R.H.,1962 The fishes of the British Guiana continental shelf, Atlantic coast of South America, with notes on their natural history. J. Linn. Soc. Zool. (London) 44(301):667-700. 695
027116  McAllister, D.E.,1990 A working list of fishes of the world. Copies available from D.E. McAllister, Canadian Museum of Nature, P.O. Box 3443, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 6P4, Canada. 2661 p. plus 1270 p. Index. 1837
030184  Arkhipchuk, V.V.,1999 Chromosome database. Database of Dr. Victor Arkhipchuk.
030426  Randolph, S. and M. Snyder,1993 The seafood list: FDA's guide to acceptable market names for seafood sold in interstate commerce. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, USA. pag. var. 19
030503  Rass, T.S.,1983 Fish. Vol. 4, Life of animals. V.E. Sokolov (ed.), Moscow: Prosveschenie. 575p.
031402  Swedish Museum of Natural History,1999 Fish collection database of the Naturhistoriska riksmuseet (Swedish Museum of Natural History). Ichthyology Section, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden.
031517  Wu, H.L., K.-T. Shao and C.F. Lai (eds.),1999 Latin-Chinese dictionary of fishes names. The Sueichan Press, Taiwan. 1028 p.
031982  Anonymous,1999 Fish collection database of the Natural History Museum, London (formerly British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)). Natural History Museum, London (formerly British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)).
033407  Ramjohn, D.D.,1999 Checklist of coastal and marine fishes of Trinidad and Tobago. Marine Fishery Analysis Unit, Fisheries Division, Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Marine Resources, Trinidad and Tobago. Fisheries Information Series 8, 151 p.
033497  Smith, J.W. and C.A. Wenner,1985 Biology of the southern kingfish in the South Atlantic Bight. Trans. Am. Fish. Soc. 114(3):356-366. 362
034370  Klinkhardt, M, M. Tesche and H. Greven,1995 Database of fish chromosomes. Westarp Wissenschaften. 147
034634  Anonymous,2000 Fish collection database of the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory (GCRL). The Gulf Coast Research Laboratory (GCRL), Ocean Springs, Mississippi, USA.
035205  Zaneveld, J.S.,1983 Caribbean Fish Life. Index to the local and scientific names of the marine fishes and fishlike invertebrates of the Caribbean area (Tropical Western Central Atlantic Ocean). E.J. Brill / Dr. W. Backhuys, Leiden, 163p. 73
035508  Anonymous,2000 The icthyological collection of the Zoological Museum Hamburg (ZMH). Division of Ichthyology and Herpetology, Zoological Museum Hamburg (ZMH).
036670  Anonymous,2000 Fish collection database of the J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, Grahamstown, South Africa. J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, Grahamstown, South Africa.
037512  Bowman, R.E., C.E. Stillwell, W.L. Michaels and M.D. Grosslein,2000 Food of northwest Atlantic fishes and two common species of squid. NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-NE 155, 138 p. iii,vii,B43a,b
038265  Nomura, H.,1984 Dicionário dos peixes do Brasil. Brasília: Editerra. 482p.
038732  Anonymous,2001 Fish collection database of the National Museum of Natural History (Smithsonian Institution). Smithsonian Institution-Division of Fishes.
038913  de Godoy, M.P.,1987 Peixes do estado de Santa Catarina. Editora da UFSC, co-edição ELETROSUL e FURB, Florianópolis. 571p.
039467  Scotton, L.N., R.E. Smith, N.S. Smith, K.S. Price and D.P. de Sylva,1973 Pictorial guide to fish larvae of Delaware Bay: with information and bibliographies useful for the study of fish larvae. Delaware Bay Report Series. Vol. 7. College of Marine Studies, University of Delaware. 205 p. 84-87
039531  Crespo, J., J. Gajate and R. Ponce,2001 Clasificación científica e identificación de nombres vernáculos existentes en la base de datos de seguimiento informático de recursos naturales oceánicos. Instituto Español de Oceanografia, Madrid, Spain. 414 p. 87
040637  IGFA,2001 Database of IGFA angling records until 2001. IGFA, Fort Lauderdale, USA.
041414  Anonymous,2002 Fish collection database of the American Museum of Natural History. American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West , NY 10024-5192, USA.
042063  Carvalho, V.A. and R.L. Branco,1977 Relação de espécies marinhas e estuarinas do nordeste brasileiro. P.D.P. Documentos Técnicos(25):60p.
042067  Lima, H.H. and A.M. Oliveira,1978 Segunda contribuição ao conhecimento dos nomes vulgares de peixes marinhos do nordeste brasileiro. Boletim de Ciências do Mar(29):1-26.
042070  Soares, L.H.,1988 Catálogo dos peixes do litoral do Estado do Rio Grande do Norte. Boletim do Departamento de Oceanografia e Limnologia do Centro de Biociências da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte 7:1-39.
042071  Szpilman, M.,2000 Peixes marinhos do Brasil: guia prático de identificação. Rio de Janeiro, Instituto Ecológico Aqualung. 288 p.
042072  Suzuki, C.R.,1986 Guia de peixes do litoral brasileiro. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Edições Marítimas. 394 p.
047438  Anonymous,2003 Fish collection of the Royal Ontario Museum. Royal Ontario Museum.
048649  Volpedo, A.V.,2001 Estudio de la morfometría de las sagittae en poblaciones de sciaenidos marinos de aguas calidás del Perú y aguas templado-frías de Argentina. Tesis de Doctorado en Ciencias Biológicas de la Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales de la Universidad de Buenos Aires, Facultad 184 pp+ 60 figs.
049746  Wigley, S.E., H.M. McBride and N.J. McHugh,2003 Length-weight relationships for 74 fish species collected during NEFSC research vessel bottom trawl surveys, 1992-99. NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-NE-171. 26 p. 10
050307  Martin, F.D. and J.W. Patus,1984 An annotated key to the teleost fishes of Puerto Rico. Compendio Enciclopedico de los Recursos Nat. 5:1-191. 104
051243  Riede, K.,2004 Global register of migratory species - from global to regional scales. Final Report of the R&D-Projekt 808 05 081. Federal Agency for Nature Conservation, Bonn, Germany. 329 p.
051471  Carl, H.,2003 Danish fish names. Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.
051721  Chao, N.L.,2003 Scianidae. Croakers. p. 1583-1653. In K.E. Carpenter (ed.) FAO species identification guide for fishery purposes. The living marine resources of the Western Central Atlantic. Vol. 3: Bony fishes part 2 (Opistognathidae to Molidae), sea turtles and marine mammals. 1626
052299  Nelson, J.S., E.J. Crossman, H. Espinosa-Pérez, L.T. Findley, C.R. Gilbert, R.N. Lea and J.D. Williams,2004 Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico. American Fisheries Society, Special Publication 29, Bethesda, Maryland. ix, 386 p. + 1 CD. 147
054736  Nión, H., C. Ríos and P. Meneses,2002 Peces del Uruguay: Lista sistemática y nombres comunes. Montevideo, DINARA, Infopesca. 34
055758  Barreiros, J.P., V. Figna, M. Hostim-Silva and R.S. Santos,2004 Seasonal changes in a sandy beach fish assemblage at Canto Grande, Santa Catarina, South Brazil. J. Coastal Res. 20(0), 000-000. 000
056479  Gómez-Canchong, P., L. Manjarrés M., L.O. Duarte and J. Altamar,2004 Atlas pesquero del area norte del Mar Caribe de Colombia. Universidad del Magadalena, Santa Marta. 230 p. 166
058108  Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences,2003 Chinese aquatic germplasm resources database.
074908  Vega-Cendejas, M.E.,2004 Ictiofauna de la reserva de la biosfera Celestún, Yucatán: una contribución al conocimiento de su biodiversidad. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Anales del Instituto de Biología, Serie Zoología 75:193-206. 201
075549  FAO-FIES,2008 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, 29 April 2008.
078464  McEachran, J.D. and J.D. Fechhelm,2005 Fishes of the Gulf of Mexico. Vol. 2. Austin : University of Texas Press. viii+1004p. 431
079080  Ayala-Pérez, L.A., J.R. Miranda and D.F. Hernández,2003 La comunidad de peces de la Laguna de Términos: estructura actual comparada. Rev. Biol. Trop. 51(3):783-794. 787
080009  Joyeux, J.-C., T. Giarrizzo, R.M. Macieira, H.L. Spach and T. Vaske Jr.,2008 Length-weight relationships for Brazilian estaurine fishes along a latitudinal gradient. J. Appl. Ichthyol. 24(1):1-6. 4
080860  Menezes, N.A., P.A. Buckup, J.L. Figueiredo and R.L. Moura,2003 Catálogo das espécies de peixes marinhos do Brasil. São Paulo. Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de São Paulo, 160 pp.
083882  FAO-FIES,2010 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, March 2010.
090062  FAO-FIES,2012 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, March 2012.
093252  Murdy, E.O. and J.A. Musick,2013 Field guide to fishes of the Chesapeake Bay. JHU Press, 360 p. 200-201;Drawing
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095632  FAO-FIES,2014 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, April 2014.
101110  FAO-FIES,2015 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, [accessed 13/04/2015].
102462  Dias, J.F., W.S. Fernandez and T.C.S. Schmidt,2014 Length-weight relationship of 73 fish species caught in the southeastern inner continental shelf region of Brazil. Lat. Am. J. Aquat. Res. 42(1):127-136. 130
102465  Freitas, M.O., S.M. Vasconcelos, M. Hostim-Silva and H.L. Spach,2011 Length-weight relationships for fishes caught by shrimp trawl in Santa Catarina coast, south Atlantic, Brazil. J. Appl. Ichthyol. 27(1):427-1428. 1427
103182  Trindade-Santos, I. and K.M.F. Freire,2015 Analysis of reproductive patterns of fishes from three large marine ecosystems. Front. Mar. Sci. 2:38. 38
104121  Alves, M.I.M. and H. de H. Lima,1978 Sobre a época de desova de alguns peixes marinhos do estado do Ceará, Brasil. Bol. Ciên. Mar 30:1-7. 1-7
104127  Ferraz-Dias, J.,1989 Padrões reprodutivos em teleósteos da costa brasileira: uma síntese. Instituto Oceanográfico da Universidade de São Paulo. Master thesis. 105p.
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104658  Alvitres Castillo, V.R.,1986 Estudo sobre a biologia e ciclo de vida de Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Ubatuba 23°30’S - Cananéia 25º05’S). Master thesis, Instituto Oceanográfico da Universidade de São Paulo (IOUSP). 150p.
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116424  Costa, E.F.S., J.F. Dias and H. Murua,2016 Fecundity of fishes inhabiting coastal and estuarine environments in the southwest Atlantic Ocean. Mar. Biol. Res. 12(3):304-315. 311
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