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Shorefishes of the Greater Caribbean online information system: Species Data Report

Sun 20th Sep, 2020 01:08 am

Species - Sphyrna zygaena
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore
Offshore
In & Offshore
Water Column Position
 
Mid Water
Near Bottom
Water column only
Habitat
 
Water column
FishBase Habitat
 
Pelagic
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
Data
Diet
 
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Sharks/rays
Bony fishes
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Live birth
No pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Circumtropical ( Indian + Pacific + Atlantic Oceans)
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Extends North of GC
Also in Brazil
Extends South of GC
Continent only
Continent
GC non-endemic
Extends N + S of GC
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Temperate (>35N)
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Vulnerable
Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
400
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
0
Depth Range Max
 
200

Range
Note: range polygons may be inaccurate for species known only from a few, widely scattered sites
Based on paint data
Latitude Limit N
Latitude Limit S
Longitude Limit W
Longitude Limit E
Latitudinal Range (N limit – S limit)
Longitudinal Range (W limit – E limit)
Range Midpoint (lat/long)
Range Polygon Area: Km2 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long),
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :18
Range Polygon Area: Km2:1,816,961 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):27.4703,-87.76
Points
#LatLong
123.1573-82.3711
224.638-82.86
324.805-80.6392
424.8403-80.6199
524.85-80.6167
625.724-80.0226
725.7674-80.0855
825.7884-80.1204
927.8308-97.0617
1027.96-82.71
1128.556-80.762
1229.3545-80.7227
1329.66-82.35
1430.3994-81.3818
1531.3417-79.0667
1631.403-80.871
1731.55-78.6
1831.7833-78.4583