Morphology Data of Poromitra rugosa
Identification keys
Main Ref. Kotlyar, A.N., 2008
Appearance refers to
Bones in OsteoBase

Sex attributes

Specialized organs
Different appearance
Different colors
Remarks

Descriptive characteristics of juvenile and adult

Striking features
Body shape lateral fusiform / normal
Cross section
Dorsal head profile
Type of eyes
Type of mouth/snout
Position of mouth
Diagnosis

This species is distinguished by its spinulated (without gap) posterior and lower edges of praeoperculum; insertion of ventral fins located slightly behind the vertical of posterior edge of pectoral fin insertion; upper jaw extends to the vertical of posterior eye edge; soft rays in dorsal fin 12, in anal fin 9; 31 rakers at the first gill arch; 27 vertebrae (Ref. 83717).

Ease of Identification

Meristic characteristics of Poromitra rugosa

Lateral Lines Interrupted: No
Scales on lateral line
Pored lateral line scales
Scales in lateral series
Scale rows above lateral line
Scale rows below lateral line
Scales around caudal peduncle
Barbels
Gill clefts (sharks/rays only)
Gill rakers
on lower limb
on upper limb
total
Vertebrae
preanal 10 - 10
total 27 - 27

Fins

Dorsal fin(s)

Attributes
Fins number
Finlets No. Dorsal   
Ventral  
Spines total 3 - 3
Soft-rays total 12 - 12
Adipose fin

Caudal fin

Attributes

Anal fin(s)

Fins number
Spines total 7 - 7
Soft-rays total 9 - 9

Paired fins

Pectoral Attributes  
Spines     
Soft-rays   13 - 13
Pelvics Attributes  
Position    
Spines     1
Soft-rays   7 - 7
Main Ref. (e.g. 9948)
Glossary ( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Capuli, Estelita Emily
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