DNA Mini-Barcoding in the Fight Against Fish Fraud

How to fight against fish fraud? Being able to accurately identify a fish species is one step. And doing so can be as easy (or complex) as using a DNA mini-barcoding system for processed fish. Introduction of the mini barcoding study from Nature.com Scientific...

Fish Anatomy

Anatomy of a Fish Snout: The mouth. The snout length is the space between the eye and the tip of the mouth. Preopercle: The bones on either side of the head before the gills. Opercle/Operculum: The gill coverings.  Nape: The ‘neck’ of the fish. ...