Location of Otolith Inside Alewife

Alewife Indicating Otolith Location

Detailed Description

Otoliths are located directly behind the brain of bony fishes. On the young alewife shown here, the approximate location of the otoliths is noted with a yellow arrow.

Details

Image Dimensions: 2000 x 733

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US

Credits

USGS-GLSC