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Below are images of fish and invertebrate fauna most frequently collected by the SEAMAP-SA Coastal Survey.  Measurements are in centimeters.  Roll mouse over image for caption and click on image for larger view (images may take a moment to load....)

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SEAMAP Collections

Fish
Anchoa mitchilli from SEAMAP collections Anchoa hepsetus from SEAMAP collections Ancylopsetta ommata (formerly A. ocellata) - ocellated flounder from SEAMAP Cruise Arius felis, hardhead catfish, from SEAMAP Collections
Bairdiella chrysoura, silver perch, from SEAMAP Collections Brevoortia tyrannus, Atlantic Menhaden, from SEAMAP Collections Caranx crysos - blue runner, from SEAMAP Collections Chaetodipterus faber, Atlantic Spadefish, from SEAMAP Collections Chloroscombrus chrysurus, Atlantic bumper, from SEAMAP collections Citharichthys macrops from SEAMAP collections Citharichthys spilopterus from SEAMAP collections Cynoscion nothus, silver seatrout, from SEAMAP Collections Cynoscion regalis, weakfish, from SEAMAP Collections Decapterus punctatus, round scad, from SEAMAP collections Diplectrum formosum - sand perch, from SEAMAP collections Etropus crossotus, Fringed Flounder, from SEAMAP collections Leiostomus xanthurus, spot, from SEAMAP collections Eucinostomus sp, mojarra, from SEAMAP collections Hyperoglyphe perciformis, barrelfish, from SEAMAP collections Lagodon rhomboides, pinfish, from SEAMAP collections Larimus fasciatus, banded drum, from SEAMAP collections Menticirrhus americanus, Southern kingfish, from SEAMAP collections Micropogonias undulatus, Atlantic croaker, from SEAMAP collections Opisthonema oglinum, Atlantic threadfin herring, from SEAMAP collections Orthopristis chrysoptera, pigfish, from SEAMAP collections Peprilus paru (formerly P. alepidotus), harvestfish, from SEAMAP collections Peprilus triacanthus, butterfish, from SEAMAP collections  Pomatomus saltatrix, bluefish, from SEAMAP collections  Prionotus carolinus, Northern sea robin, from SEAMAP collections  Prionotus scitulus, leopard sea robin, from SEAMAP collections Scomberomorus cavalla, king mackerel, from SEAMAP collections Scomberomorus maculatus, Spanish mackerel, from SEAMAP collections Scopthalmus aquosus, windowpane flounder, from SEAMAP collections Selene setapinnis - Atlantic moonfish, SEAMAP collections Selene vomer, lookdown, SEAMAP collections Stellifer lanceolatus, star drum, SEAMAP collections Stenotomus sp., scup, SEAMAP collections Symphurus plagiusa, blackcheek tonguefish, SEAMAP collections Syngnathus fuscus - Northern pipefish, SEAMAP collections Synodus foetens, inshore lizardfish, SEAMAP collections Trachurus lathami, rough scad, SEAMAP collections Trachurus lathami, rough scad, SEAMAP collections Trinectes maculatus, hogchoker, SEAMAP collections Urophycis earlii, Carolina hake, SEAMAP collections Urophycis floridana - southern hake, SEAMAP collections Urophycis regia - spotted hake, SEAMAP collections

Juvenile Fish
Juvenile Leiostomus xanthurus - Spot, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Bagre marinus, gafftopsail catfish, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Leiostomus xanthurus - Spot, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Centropristis striata,black sea bass, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Chaetodipterus faber - Atlantic Spadefish, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Chilomycterus shoepfii, striped burrfish, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Cynoscion regalis - Weakfish, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Etropus crossotus, fringed flounder, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Lagodon rhomboides, Pinfish, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Leiostomus xanthurus - Spot, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Menticirrhus americanus, Southern kingfish, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Micropogonias undulatus juv - croaker, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Ogcocephalus sp. - batfish, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Paralichthys dentatus - summer flounder, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Peprilus paru - Harvestfish, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Pomatomus saltatrix, bluefish, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Selene setapinnis, moonfish, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Selene vomer, Lookdown, SEAMAP collections Sphyraena guachancho, guaguanche, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Sphoeroides maculatus, Northern puffer, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Stellifer lanceolatus - Star Drum, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Trinectes maculatus - Hogchoker, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Stephanolepis hispidus - planehead filefish, SEAMAP collections Juvenile Trinectes maculatus - Hogchoker, SEAMAP collections

Invertebrates
Arenaeus cribrarius - speckled swimming crab, SEAMAP collections Callinectes ornatus, Shellig's crab, SEAMAP collections Farfantepenaeus aztecus - brown shrimp, SEAMAP collections Farfantepenaeus duorarum - pink shrimp, SEAMAP collections Gibbesia neglecta - mantis shrimp, SEAMAP collections Hepatus epheliticus, calico box crab, SEAMAP collections Libinia dubia, Spider Crab, SEAMAP collections Libinia emarginata, portly spider crab, SEAMAP collections Litopenaeus setiferus - white shrimp, SEAMAP collections Loligo sp., Arrow squid, SEAMAP collections Lolliguncula brevis, brief squid, SEAMAP collections Ovalipes ocellatus - ocellated lady crab, SEAMAP collections Squilla empusa - mantis shrimp, SEAMAP collections

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