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Virginia Institute of Marine Science

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Translation series (Virginia Institute of Marine Science) ; no. 34.


The frequency and distribution of these specimens were analysed and the electrophoretic patterns of soluble eye-lens proteins were determined. This cataract is not of parasitic origin and was rare in specimens from the coastal area. In the lagunar region it occurs mainly in specimens of the River Baguacu from April to November.


Published in the Bolm. Inst. Oceanogr., Sao Paulo 30(1): 65-76, 1981. Cassiano Monteiro-Neto, translator; William J. Hargis, Jr. editor.


Micropogonias. Fishes--Sense organs. Cataract.

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