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Yellowhead Jawfish

Opistognathus aurifrons (Jordan & Thompson 1905)

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Opistognathus aurifrons (Yellowhead Jawfish) is a species of ray-finned fishes in the family jawfishes. Individuals can grow to 10.0 cm. They have sexual reproduction.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Yellowhead Jawfish. View this species on GBIF