Meristic and Morphometric Characteristics of five-lined snapper, Lutjanus quinquelineatus (Bloch, 1790) from the Red Sea, Egypt
In the present study, 120 fish samples (64 male and 56 female) of fivelined snapper, Lutjanus quinquelineatus of variable sizes were used for demonstration the morphometric and meristic characteristics of this species in the Egyptian Red Sea, Hurghada fishing area. The total length varied from 15.3 to 28.7 cm in males and from 16.0 to 31.7 cm in females while ... Read more