Sounds Made by Mycteroperca venenosa
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Sound produced yes, active sound production
Type of sound produced courtship associated sounds
Sound production organ swim bladder
Sound mechanism vibration by contraction of associated muscles (probably similar as in Epinephelus striatus)
Behavioural context courtship displays between males and females recorded in situ during the spawning aggregation in western Puerto Rico
Reference Schärer, M.T., M.I. Nemeth, D. Mann, J. Locascio, R.S. Appeldoorn and T.J. Rowell, 2012
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Entered by Schärer, Michelle on 04.01.13
Modified by Rius-Barile, Ma. Josephine France on 04.01.13
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