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Bluefish from Chesapeake Bay deformed by plastic band
Schwartz, F.J. (1963). Bluefish from Chesapeake Bay deformed by plastic band. Chesapeake Science 4(4): 196.
In: Chesapeake Science. Chesapeake Biological Laboratory: Solomons, Md.. ISSN 0009-3262, more
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  • Schwartz, F.J.

    A deformed male bluefish (553 mm total length, 1698 g), with a plastic band encircling the body obliquely anterior to the spinous dorsal fin and posterior to the pelvic fins, was caught in Chesapeake Bay in 1963. A cut-depressed area of 14×31 mm extended dorso-anteriorly while the ventral skin and flesh were cut and exposed.

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