Bill - Dr. Ed Houde and I offer a graduate-level summer course each
year on this topic. Please see the course web site:
In the lab, we present examples of larvae of 180+ families of fishes
from the world's oceans. The collection represents approximately 70%
of all teleostean families known to have pelagic larvae. The teaching
collection includes many families in the North Atlantic.
At 08:11 AM 12/4/2008, Bill Silvert wrote:
>I have been asked for information on courses dealing with the
>identification of fish larvae, and have no suggestions. Does anyone
>on the list know of such courses?
>Courses dealing with species in the north Atlantic would be most
>relevant, but courses anywhere would be of interest.
John E. Olney
Professor and Chair, Department of Fisheries Science
Virginia Institute of Marine Science
College of William and Mary
PO Box 1346
Route 1208 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062