Tag: "sculpin" at biology news
Nurseries in the deep sea
...Drazen and colleagues found that each summer, blob sculpin
(Psychrolutes phrictus) and deep-sea octopus (Gran...e Gorda Escarpment, off Northern California. "The sculpin
nests look like large splotches of purple strewn across the surfaces of boulders," says Drazen. "The...
Invasive gobies prevent sculpin spawning, impacting perch food chain
...or is that round gobies can interfere with mottled sculpin
spawning, according to a study funded by Illinois-...when round gobies were added to successful mottled sculpin
nest areas, they ate the sculpin
egg masses, changed to their spawning coloration and began to defen...
Native Fish Found In U.S. Lake Ontario For First Time In 50 Years
...50 years. "The reappearance of deepwater sculpin
is one of many recent signs that a general re...nmental Conservation from 1978-1997, the deepwater sculpin
hadn't been captured in the U.S. waters of Lake Ontario since 1942. Likewise, exploratory ...