Print

Print


Hi Chantal

this is the one Sven and I call 'spotty' - the hybrid with argus as one parent

Best

Maria



Quoting Chantal Conand <[log in to unmask]>:

> Hi Yves
>
> Since I read the paper 2013 (thanks Franck), it looks funny to me also, as
> there are no B. argus in the IO....meaning other hybridation ...
> Bohadschia stories are not closed!!!
> Best
> Chantal
>
>
> 2014-03-30 18:40 GMT+02:00 Yves Samyn <[log in to unmask]>:
>
>>  Hi all
>>
>>
>>
>> Same appeared to me... but a bit problematic as 'B maculisparsa' is not
>> supposed to be in the Indian Ocean. B. atra hybridizes too?
>>
>>
>>
>> Cheers - Yves
>>
>>
>> -----Original message-----
>> *From:* Frank Rowe <[log in to unmask]>
>> *Sent:* Sun 30-03-2014 17:59
>> *Subject:* Re: Bohadschia sp?
>> *To:* [log in to unmask];
>> Dear Chantal,
>>
>> This looks like another example of whatSun, Alex and Gustav nominated as
>> a '...putative *argus-vitiensis* hybrid with *vitiensis* background
>> colour and ocellar spots similar to *argus*'. This is in their 2013 paper
>> in the Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society (Colour, confusion, and
>> crossing: resolution of species problems in *Bohadschia* (Echinodermata:
>> Holothuroidea).
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Frank
>>
>> ------------------------------
>> *From:* flmnh-aspidolist [mailto:[log in to unmask]] *On
>> Behalf Of *Chantal Conand
>> *Sent:* 30 March 2014 15:51
>> *To:* [log in to unmask]
>> *Subject:* Bohadschia sp?
>>
>> Dear colleagues
>>
>> I just received this photo (without sample nor spicules) from Mauritius, I
>> believe it is a Bohadschia, but which species please?
>> Best regards from Paris
>>
>> Chantal Conand
>>
>>
>