Relevance of nematode parasitic burden in the channid fish Tautogolabrus
adspersus exposed to municipal and industrial effluents an Orogodo River of Nigeria to organic pollution.
The scallop juveniles that have settled directly on the sediment bottom in areas devoid of eelgrass likely suffer huge losses from predation by sand shrimp, mud crabs, and small fishes such as gobies, Gobiosoma bosc; juvenile cunners, Tautogolabrus
adspersus; and scup, Stenotomus versicolor, that prey on juvenile scallops of about 12 mm in height.
Tautoga onitis Tautogolabrus
adspersus 0.001 0.010 Zoarces americanus 0.012 0.041 Cryptacanthodes maculatus Ammodytes spp.
Predation upon postlarval lobsters Homarus americanus by cunners Tautogolabrus
adspersus and mud crabs Neopanope sayi on three different substrates: eelgrass, mud and rocks.
Simpson B, Haard N (1987) Trypsin and trypsin-like enzymes from the stomach less cunner (Tautogolabrus
Increasingly complex substrates appeared to support higher abundance of lobster predators (Centopristis striata, Tautoga onitis, Tautogolabrus
adsperus) compared with habitats dominated by sand (pets.
Other studies tested colloidal carbon in Tautogolabrus
adspersus (MACKMULL; MICHELS, 1932) lipopolyssacharide (LPS) of Escherichia coli, complete Freund adjuvant (CFA), turpentine and carrageenin (WHITE et al., 1981; JENKINS; KLESIUS, 1998), Edwardsiella ictaluri (HERBERT et al., 2000) and peptidoglican (KONO; SAKAI, 2001).
adspersus--Also called bergall, cunner are moderately slender with a pointed snout.
Burrows protect postlarval lobsters Homarus americanus from predation by the non-burrowing cunner Tautogolabrus
adspersus, but not from the burrowing mud crab Neopanope texani.
Identification and seasonal size changes of eggs of the labrid fishes, Tautogolabrus
adspersus and Tautoga onitis, of Long Island Sound.
Bottom habitats were classified as live bottom because they were frequently occupied by other species in addition to black sea bass and corals, including cunner (Tautogolabrus
adspersus), American lobster (Homarus americanus), and crabs (Cancer spp.).
Simpson BK, Haard NF (1988) Trypsin and trypsin-like enzymes from the stomachless cunner (Tautogolabrus