Otolith Summary of Sigmops elongatus

Main ref.: (57908). Rivaton, J. and P. Bourret, 1999. Les otolithes des poissons de l’Indo-Pacifique. IRD. Doc. Sci. Tech. II 2, 378pp.
Country:French Polynesia
Scientific name used: Gonostoma elongatum
Description of Otoliths
Type Length of fish
(mm)
Length of otolith
(mm)
Height of otolith
(mm)
Face Position Picture Locality
sagitta 42  0.75  0.4  inner  left  GOELO_o1.gif 24°37S 171°35E, 0 to 80m, 28678
sagitta 67  1.25  0.65  inner  left  GOELO_o2.gif 22°10S 165°50E, 170m, 27970
sagitta 91  1.3  0.8  inner  left  GOELO_o3.gif 21°50S 138°58O, 0 to 310m, déc.77 (SILLAGE, st.3bis)
sagitta 140  2.15  1.05  inner  left  GOELO_o4.gif 14°00N 120°19E, 0 to 198m, 20/11/80 (MUSORSTOM 2, st.1)
sagitta 140  2.15  1.05  outer  right  no picture 14°00N 120°19E, 0 to 198m, 20/11/80 (MUSORSTOM 2, st.1)
sagitta 144  2.4  1.15  inner  left  GOELO_o5.gif 22°10S 165°50E, 0 to 800m, 27965
sagitta 169  2.8  1.45  inner  left  GOELO_o6.gif Passe St. Vincent (NC), 0 to 400m, 28/04/71 (PELAGIA 1, CP 9)
sagitta 176  2.8  1.35  inner  left  GOELO_o7.gif 22°10S 165°50E, 0 to 900m, 27967
sagitta 220  3.5  1.7  inner  right  GOELO_o8.gif Passe St. Vincent (NC), 0 to 360m, 28/04/71 (PELAGIA 1, CP 11)
sagitta 229  3.05  1.7  outer  left  no picture 22°10S 165°50E, 0 to 810m, 21/01/75 (ESSAIS 75/1, FAB 25)
sagitta 229  3.05  1.7  inner  right  GOELO_o9.gif 22°10S 165°50E, 0 to 810m, 21/01/75 (ESSAIS 75/1, FAB 25)
sagitta 242  3.3  1.7  inner  left  GOELO_o0.gif 22°10S 165°50E, 600 to 1050m, 27981


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