Edit the description's bibliography (Lizard Island Field Guide)

Edit the description's bibliography

Animalia: Bartail Goatfish (species: Upeneus tragula)

References that assist with identification

  • Leis, J.M. and B.M. Carson-Ewart (2000). Larvae of Indo-Pacific Coastal Fishes Brill, Leiden, pp. 1-850. LIRS catalog number 660.

Other references

  • Caley, M.J. (1995). Reef fish community structure and dynamics: in interaction between local and larger-scale processes? Marine Ecology Progress Series, 129: 19-29. LIRS catalog number 448.
  • Fisher, R., J.M. Leis, D.L. Clark and S.K. Wilson (2005). Critical swimming speeds of late-stage coral reef fish larvae: variation within species, among species and between locations, Marine Biology, 147: 1202-1212. LIRS catalog number 934.
  • Hunter, J.A., K.A. Hall and T.H. Cribb (2012). A complex of Transversotrematidae (Platyhelminthes: Digenea) associated with mullid fishes of the Indo-West Pacific Region, including the descriptions of four new species of Transversotrema. Zootaxa, 3266: 1-22. LIRS catalog number 1605.
  • Hutchings, P.A. and E. Bamber (1985). Variability of bioerosion rates at Lizard Island, GBR: preliminary attempts to explain these rates and their significance, "Proceedings of the Fifth International Coral Reef Symposium".5,Tahiti, : 333-338. LIRS catalog number 390.
  • McCormick, M.I. (1992). The influence of pelagic life history on the quality of tropical goatfish (family Mullidae) at settlement, Ph.D. thesis, James Cook University, Townsville. LIRS catalog number 374.
  • McCormick, M.I. (1994). Variability in age and size at settlement of the tropical goatfish Upeneus tragula (Mullidae) in the northern Great Barrier Reef lagoon, Marine Ecology Progress Series, 103: 1-15. LIRS catalog number 394.
  • McCormick, M.I. (1995). Fish feeding on mobile benthic invertebrates: influence of spatial variability in habitat associations, Marine Biology, 121: 627-637. LIRS catalog number 440.
  • McCormick, M.I. (1998). Condition and growth of reef fish at settlement: is it important? Australian Journal of Ecology, 23: 258-264. LIRS catalog number 559.
  • McCormick, M.I. and M.J. Milicich (1993). Late pelagic-stage goatfishes: distribution patterns and inferences on schooling behaviour, Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 174: 15-42. LIRS catalog number 393.
  • McCormick, M.I. and B.W. Moloney (1995). Influence of water temperature during the larval stage on size, age and body condition of a tropical reef fish at settlement, Marine Ecology Progress Series, 118: 59-68. LIRS catalog number 441.
  • McCormick, M.I. and B.W. Molony (1992). Effects of feeding history on the growth charactersistics of a reef fish at settlement, Marine Biology, 114: 165-173. LIRS catalog number 333.
  • McCormick, M.I. and B.W. Molony (1993). Quality of the reef fish Upeneus tragula (Mullidae) at settlement: is size a good indicator of condition? Marine Ecology Progress Series, 98: 45-54. LIRS catalog number 392.
  • McCormick, M.I. and J. Shand (1992). Metamorphosis of the visual and barbel sensory systems at settlement in the reef fish Upeneus tragula (Family Mullidae), "Proceedings of the Seventh International Coral Reef Symposium".1,Guam, : 616-623. LIRS catalog number 397.
  • McCormick, M.I. and B.A. Kerrigan (1996). Predation and its influence on the condition of a newly settled tropical demersal fish. Marine and Freshwater Research, 47: 557-562. LIRS catalog number 1670.
  • Shand, J. (1993). Changes in the spectral absorption of cone visual pigments during the settlement of the goatfish Upeneus tragula: the loss of red sensitivity as a benthic existence begins, Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 173: 115-121. LIRS catalog number 413.
  • Shand, J. (1994). Changes in retinal structure during development and settlement of the goatfish Upeneus tragula, Brain, Behaviour and Evolution, 43: 51-60. LIRS catalog number 412.
  • Shand, J. (1997). Ontogenetic changes in retinal structure and visual acuity: a comparative study of coral-reef teleosts with differing post-settlement lifestyles, Environmental Biology of Fishes, 49: 307-322. LIRS catalog number 756.