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.
Scallop larvae also set directly on the bottom and those likely suffer large losses from predation by sand shrimp, small Xanthid crabs, and small fishes, such as gobies, Gobiosoma bosc; and juvenile cunners, Tautogolabrus adspersus
. The scallops attached to eelgrass eventually drop to the bottom after growing to a height of about 10-11 mm.
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.).
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 adspersus
Absorption of colloidal carbon from the peritoneal cavity in the teleost, Tautogolabrus adspersus
. American Journal of Anatomy, v.
Examples of the effects of sublethal doses of single pollutants on immune-system suppression include the effect of cadmium exposure on antibody response in the cunner, Tautogolabrus adspersus
(Robohm 1986) and on cellular response in rainbow trout (Thuvander & Carlstein 1991) as well as the effects of copper in increasing susceptibility of salmonids to IHN virus (Hetrick et al.
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.
Simpson BK, Haard NF (1988) Trypsin and trypsin-like enzymes from the stomachless cunner (Tautogolabrus adspersus
Dye coupling evidence for gap junctions between supramedullary/dorsal neurons of the cunner, Tautogolabrus adspersus
Male VTG concentrations vary between species, ranging from 5-200 ng/mL in cutthroat trout, roach, and mummichog to several hundred micrograms per milliliter in largemouth bass, longear sunfish, and cunner (Tautogolabrus adspersus
) (the present study; Hiramatsu et al.