Ocellated icefish
The ocellated icefish (Chionodraco rastrospinosus) is a fish of the family Channichthyidae. It lives in the cold waters off Antarctica and is known for having transparent haemoglobin-free blood.C. rastrospinosus live in the Southern Ocean up to a depth of 1 km. They grow up to 52 centimetres (20 in) and average 30 centimetres (12 in). The adults feed on krill and other fish.Larvae are 17 mm long when they hatch, and grow by about 2 mm a week. The larval stage lasts for up to 18 months during which they feed mainly on krill. They become sexually mature at four years, and normally live up to about eight years, but sometimes as long as twelve. In the Antarctic autumn, adult C. rastrospinosus migrate to shallow waters to spawn at a depth of 200-300 m. The eggs are scattered and hatch six months later around April.

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The Ocellated Ice Fish At The Tokyo Sea…
05.04.2013 · The Ocellated Ice Fish At The Tokyo Sea Life Park Has Clear Blood And No Scales, Scientists Say
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'Ice fish' Bleeds Clear Blood : Discovery News
Apr 6, 2013 ... The Ocellated Ice Fish has no hemoglobin, making it unique among vertebrates the world over.
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Ocellated icefish have clear blood…
Use the term "red-blooded" as code for virile, vital or robust, and the Ocellated icefish is bound to feel a little insulted, to say nothing of left out. After all ...
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Chionodraco rastrospinosus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Ocellated icefish (Chionodraco rastrospinosus) is a fish of the family Channichthyidae. It lives in the cold waters off Antarctica and is known for having ...
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Experts puzzled by Antarctic fish with crystal-clear blood - MSNBC.com
Apr 7, 2013 ... The Ocellated icefish (Chionodraco rastrospinosus) has gin-clear blood. And it has no scales. And it lives nowhere but the inky depths down to ...
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Nature Blows My Mind! The ocellated icefish has transparent blood ...
Apr 8, 2013 ... The almost infinite variety of life on Earth keeps surprising and puzzling us.
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Why Does the Ocellated Icefish Have Gin-Clear Blood ... - LiveScience
Apr 5, 2013 ... The Ocellated icefish has no scales and no hemoglobin in its clear blood.
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This Weird Fish Has Clear Blood | Popular Science
Apr 8, 2013 ... The Ocellated icefish ("ocellated" refers to the eye-like spots that make up the fish's coloration) does not have any hemoglobin. Its circulatory ...
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The Ocellated Ice Fish Has Transparent Blood | Oddity Central ...
Apr 9, 2013 ... The Ocellated ice Fish is the only known vertebrate that has transparent blood due to a lack of hemoglobin, the protein that carries oxygen ...
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This Fish Has Clear Blood, No Scales, But Still Has a Big Heart ...
Apr 8, 2013 ... But have you heard of the Ocellated Ice Fish, the deep-dwelling aquatic vertebrate in the Antarctic Ocean that has completely transparent blood ...
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Apr 9, 2013 ... The Ocellated ice Fish is the only known vertebrate that has transparent blood due to a lack of hemoglobin, the protein that carries oxygen ...
Experts puzzled by Antarctic fish with crystal-clear blood - MSNBC.com
Apr 7, 2013 ... The Ocellated icefish (Chionodraco rastrospinosus) has gin-clear blood. And it has no scales. And it lives nowhere but the inky depths down to ...
Early life history of the ocellated icefish, Chionodraco rastrospinosus
Jan 9, 2013 ... Early life history of the Ocellated icefish, Chionodraco rastrospinosus, off the Antarctic Peninsula. Article author .... Cambridge University Press.
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Frontiers in Polar Biology in the Genomics Era
Frontiers in Polar Biology in the Genomics Era
Committee on Frontiers in Polar Biology, National Research Council, 2003
PLATE 2 The icefish Chaenoccphalus aceratus. ... Antarctic icefishes: Ca, the blackfin icefish (Chaenocephahis nct-ratu*); Cg, the mackerel icefish ( Champsocephaliis gunnari); and Cr, the Ocellated icefish (Chionodraco rastrospinosus) were ...
Reef Fish Identification: Florida, Caribbean, Bahamas
Reef Fish Identification: Florida, Caribbean, Bahamas
Paul Humann and Ned DeLoach, 2002
The standard fish ID reference for underwater naturalists and marine scientists since 1989 just got better! This enlarged 3rd edition has grown by 20 percent including the addition of over 100 exciting new fish species. The scientifically updated text now boasts 825 classic marine life photographs of 600 common and rare reef fish species. The easy ...
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Estadísticas de Pesca: Capturas
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... rockcod Grey rockcod Yellowfin notie Patagonian rockcod Antarctic silverfish Antarctic rockcods, noties nei Blackfin icefish Mackeret icefish South Georgia icefish Ocellated icefish Spiny icefish Icefishes nei Lanternfishes nei Rays, stingrays, ...
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Reef Fish Identification - Tropical Pacific
Gerald Allen, Roger Steene, Paul Humann and Ned DeLoach, 2005
Finally, a comprehensive fish identification guide covering the fish-rich reefs of the Pacific. It contains 2,500 underwater photographs of 2,000 species from four of the best marine life authors/photographers in the business. Their collaboration makes it possible for underwater naturalists to identify fishes from Thailand to Tahiti with a single, ...
Estadísticas de pesca 1988: capturas y desembarques
Estadísticas de pesca 1988: capturas y desembarques
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... rockcod Antarctic rockcods.noties nei Blackfin icefish Mackerel icefish South Georgia icefish Ocellated icefish Unicom icefish Spiny icefish Atlantic woItfish(= Catfish) Woilfishes(=Catfishes)nei Pink cusk-eel Kingklip Widow rockfish Yellowtail ...
A Field Guide to Atlantic Coast Fishes: North America (Peterson Field Guides)
A Field Guide to Atlantic Coast Fishes: North America (Peterson Field Guides)
Carleton Ray, C. Richard Robins, Roger Tory Peterson and John Douglass, 1999
The more than 1,000 species descriptions in this guide include information on range and habitat such as depths, bottom types, water temperatures, and salinity. The almost 1,100 illustrations use the Peterson Identification System for quick, accurate field identification.
Yearbook of Fishery Statistics
Yearbook of Fishery Statistics
1959
... icefish Chaenocephalus aceratus Mackerel icefish Champsocephalus gunnari South Georgia icefish Pseudochaenichthys georgianus Ocellated icefish Chionodraco rastrospinosus Unicom icefish Channichthys rhinoceratus Spiny icefish ...
The Making of the Fittest: DNA and the Ultimate Forensic Record of Evolution
The Making of the Fittest: DNA and the Ultimate Forensic Record of Evolution
Sean B. Carroll, 2007
DNA evidence not only solves crimes—in Sean Carroll's hands it will now end the Evolution Wars.DNA is the genetic material that defines us as individuals. Over the last two decades, it has emerged as a powerful tool for solving crimes and determining guilt and innocence. But, very recently, an important new aspect of DNA has been revealed—it c...
Anuario FAO de estadísticas de pesca: capturas y desembarques 1995
Anuario FAO de estadísticas de pesca: capturas y desembarques 1995
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... rockcods,noties nei Nototheniidae Blackfin icefish Chaenocephalus aceratus Mackerel icefish Champsocephatus gunnari South Georgia icefish Pseudochaenichthys georgianus Ocellated icefish Chionodraco rastrospinosus Unicom icefish ...
Into The Jungle: Great Adventures in the Search for Evolution
Into The Jungle: Great Adventures in the Search for Evolution
Sean B. Carroll, 2008
These nine short tales vividly depict key discoveries in evolutionary biology and the excitement of the scientific process. Online resources available at www.aw-bc.com/carroll.
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The Ocellated Ice Fish Has Transparent Blood | Oddity Central - Collecting Oddities
The Ocellated ice Fish is the only known vertebrate that has transparent blood due to a lack of hemoglobin, the protein that carries oxygen through the body
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Tokyo Aquarium Shows Off Ocellated Ice Fish That Has Clear Blood and No Scales
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This Weird Fish Has Clear Blood | Popular Science
Deep in the Southern Ocean, just off the coast of Antarctica, there lives the Channichthyidae family of fish. These fish are highly unusual, and
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The Ocellated icefish is a fish in the Southern Ocean off the coast of Antarctica. This fish is one of the fishes in the channichthyidae family.
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