Check List 8(3): 584-588, doi: 10.15560/8.3.584
New records of reef fishes (Teleostei: Perciformes) in the Rocas Atoll Biological Reserve, off northeastern Brazil
expand article infoHudson Batista, Dráusio Veras§, Paulo Oliveira|, Diogo Oliveira|, Mariana Tolotti|, Yuri Marins|, Julie Zill, Risonaldo Pereira#, Fábio Hazin|, Maurizélia Silva|
‡ iversidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco,§ Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil| Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco, Brazil¶ University of Florida, United States of America# Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade (ICMBio), Brazil
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Six new records of reef fish and a hybrid species are reported from Rocas Atoll, off Rio Grande do Norte State, northeast Brazil. Data on species abundance, distribution of the recorded species in Brazilian oceanic islands, trophic structure, and the occurrence of the hybrid species “Menephorus dubius” are provided.