Lagodon


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Noun1.Lagodon - a genus of SparidaeLagodon - a genus of Sparidae      
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Sparidae, Sparidae - porgies; scups
Lagodon rhomboides, pinfish, sailor's-choice, squirrelfish - similar to sea bream; small spiny-finned fish found in bays along the southeastern coast of the United States
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A comparison of blood gases, biochemistry, and hematology to ecomorphology in a health assessment of pinfish (Lagodon rhomboides).
Se identificaron 12 especies dominantes que representaron al 97,4% de la captura total en numero de individuos, entre las cuales Haemulon plumierii fue la mas abundante con una proporcion de 52% de la captura total, seguida por Lagodon rhomboides y Orthopristis chrysoptera (Tabla 2).
Habitos alimenticios del pez Lagodon rhomboides (Perciformes: Sparidae) en la laguna costera de Chelem, Yucatan, Mexico.
Similar to the other estuaries with stations located in seagrass and nearshore sandy areas, the numerical dominate juvenile fish in Choctawhatchee Bay (1992-1995) were pinfish (Lagodon rhomboides), spot (Leiostomus xanthurus), pigfish (Orthopristis chrysoptera), and tidewater silverside (Menidia spp.) Although juvenile ladyfish were not captured in Choctawhatchee Bay, adult ladyfish are found in Choctawhatchee Bay; thus, it is presumable that if sampling stations were located within or near the protected bayous or creeks surrounding the northern sections of Choctawhatchee Bay, instead of the open bay areas, then juvenile ladyfish could possibly have been located and collected.
Varias especies nectonicas utilizan estos habitat nodrizas, especialmente peces (Scianenops ocellatus, Lutjanus griseus, Mugil spp., Lagodon rhomboides, Paralichthys spp., Rhabdosargus sarba, Girella tricuspidata, Pagrus auratus, Achoerdus viridis, Cupleoideos), y tambien anguilas (Anguilla), langostas (Homarus americanus) y camarones (Farfantepenaeus aztecus).
Species-specific predation on amphipod Crustacea by the pinfish Lagodon rhomboides: mediation by macrophyte standing crop.
viridis to the generalistic sympatric pinfish Lagodon rhomboides.
Nelson (1979) suggested that the observed amphipod change was the result of predation by the pinfish Lagodon rhomboides.
2:45 STOMACH CONTENT ANALYSIS OF PINFISH, LAGODON RHOMBOIDES, FROM WIDGEONGRASS BEDS, RUPPIA MARITIMA, IN THE GRAND BAY NERR
Both spottails and the other common omnivorous sparid in our area, Lagodon rhomboides, feed preferentially on green and red algae and avoid browns (Hay 1986, Hay et al.
Species specific predation on amphipod crustacea by the pinfish Lagodon rhomboides: mediation by macrophyte standing crop.