16:0

18:0

18:1
n-9

18:2
n-6

18:3
n-3

20:4
n-6

20:5
n-3

22:6
n-3

Σsatu-rates

Σmono-enes

Σ
n-6

Σ
n-3

ArA
/EPA

DHA
/EPA

DHA
/ArA

Japan, ovary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Plectropomus leopardus

31.4

8.2

9.4

1.6

0.5

7.0

2.1

5.1

46.1

21.3

15.0

11.4

3.4

2.5

0.7

Pristipomoides argyrogrammicus

16.2

11.2

12.4

1.2

0.3

9.1

4.9

16.7

29.5

19.6

16.8

25.4

1.8

3.4

1.8

Lutjanus gibbus

24.3

10.5

9.7

1.3

0.4

4.3

1.5

3.7

45.2

26.1

10.7

8.2

3.0

2.5

0.8

Lethrinus miniatus

27.3

8.9

15.7

1.6

0.7

3.7

1.7

2.6

44.2

36.1

8.2

6.6

2.2

1.5

0.7

Lethrinus atkinsoni

30.9

9.3

13.4

3.2

1.3

7.4

3.1

3.3

47.0

24.5

14.6

10.8

2.4

1.1

0.4

Siganus guttatus

29.0

3.1

12.6

2.2

1.3

4.3

2.6

7.0

38.9

30.5

9.6

16.4

1.9

3.2

1.6

Siganus canaliculatus

32.2

4.3

15.4

2.5

1.3

3.9

1.6

6.9

41.3

27.8

10.5

16.2

3.2

5.5

1.8

Siganus virgatus

29.1

7.9

16.6

1.3

0.5

10.1

1.7

6.0

41.3

24.6

16.3

14.9

5.8

3.4

0.6

Philippines, ovary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cephalopholis argus

41.1

16.7

10.3

1.1

0.1

1.8

0.5

0.7

63.6

22.5

5.8

2.3

3.7

1.5

0.4

Cephalopholis cyanostigma

38.7

8.7

16.2

0.8

0.2

1.3

1.0

4.9

54.0

29.8

4.5

7.4

1.5

4.3

4.1

Epinephelus areolatus

31.0

7.7

14.8

1.0

0.3

1.3

2.0

11.4

45.3

29.5

4.2

15.9

0.6

5.7

8.8

Epinephelus quoyanus

29.3

11.5

18.2

0.6

0.7

2.6

1.0

7.3

45.6

27.0

10.4

10.5

3.3

8.1

3.8

Epinephelus sp.1

32.1

11.5

16.2

0.5

0.6

1.8

1.1

6.0

47.6

27.0

7.8

2.7

1.8

5.3

7.1

Epinephelus sp.2

36.1

6.6

17.0

0.9

0.4

2.4

0.9

2.4

48.2

34.1

6.0

4.5

2.8

2.8

1.0

Plectropomus leopardus

28.5

8.4

16.8

0.9

0.2

2.2

2.4

12.0

43.2

28.6

5.3

15.7

0.9

5.0

5.7

Lutjanus decussatus

31.9

14.3

10.3

0.8

0.7

1.7

1.5

4.0

55.4

22.6

5.1

8.0

1.0

2.2

2.2

Lutjanus erythropterus

26.4

12.8

12.2

1.9

0.2

4.8

2.0

3.2

46.7

26.1

12.3

7.2

2.4

1.6

0.7

Cheilio inermis

38.9

10.3

11.3

1.1

0.4

1.9

1.0

1.8

60.1

25.1

6.2

5.0

2.2

2.0

0.9

Siganus canaliculatus

27.8

6.6

23.7

5.1

0.6

1.7

0.7

6.8

38.5

37.0

9.8

10.6

2.4

9.2

3.9

Japan, testi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lethrinus atkinsoni

26.2

11.9

8.2

1.7

tr

14.3

1.3

7.6

43.8

15.7

24.0

11.3

10.8

5.7

0.5

Lethrinus nebulosus

24.8

15.3

12.0

2.0

0.6

10.9

2.4

3.8

45.9

22.0

17.5

9.1

4.5

1.6

0.4

Lethrinus ornatus

30.2

11.3

20.9

2.1

0.8

4.6

2.8

1.6

47.6

31.7

9.8

7.3

1.6

0.6

0.3

Siganus guttatus

26.2

8.8

10.4

5.5

2.9

10.0

2.5

10.4

37.0

19.0

21.0

22.2

3.9

4.1

1.0

Siganus virgatus

26.0

10.1

12.5

1.7

0.5

13.2

2.1

9.7

39.0

18.1

22.4

18.5

6.7

5.2

0.7

Table 4: Major fatty acids (% of total fatty acids) in neutral lipids of gonads of 19 species of coral reef fish from Philippines and Japanese water.