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Table 3 Comparison of pigmentation pattern in preflexion larvae of 14 cottid fishes

From: Genetical identification and morphological description of the larvae and juveniles of Porocottus leptosomus (Pisces: Cottidae) from Korea

Species Melanophore position References
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
0 1 2 3 4 5 6
Porocottus leptosomus 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 Present study
Porocottus allisi 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 Okiyama (2014)
Myoxocephalus stelleri 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 Okiyama (2014)
Enophrys diceraus 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 Okiyama (2014)
Oligocottus maculosus 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 Stein (1973)
Gymnocanthus herzensteini 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 Kyshin (1970)
Alcichthys alcicornis 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 Okiyama (2014)
Furcina ishikawae 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 Okiyama (2014)
Ocynectes maschalis 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 Okiyama (2014)
Pseudoblennius marmoratus 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 Sado et al. (2005)
Icelinus japonicus 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 Okiyama (2014)
Astrocottus matsubarae 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 Okiyama (2014)
Cottus pollux 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 Kurawaka (1976)
Trachidermus fasciatus 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 Takeshita et al. (1997)
  1. 0 Absent; 1 Present