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

Sat 25th Mar, 2023 03:08 am

Species - Remora osteochir
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine Only
Marine
Inshore/Offshore
 
Offshore
Offshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Mid Water
Near Surface
Water column only
Habitat
 
Large fishes (billfishes, rays, sharks, etc), turtles & whales
Water column
FishBase Habitat
 
Pelagic
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
Planktivore
Ectoparasite cleaner
Data
Diet
 
Ectoparasites
Data
Bony fishes
Zooplankton
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Pelagic
Pelagic larva
Data
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
All species.
Circumtropical ( Indian + Pacific + Atlantic Oceans)
Regional Endemism
 
Continent
All species..
GC non-endemic
Also in Brazil
Extends N + S of GC
Extends North of GC
Continent + Island (s)
Extends South of GC
Island (s)
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Temperate (>35N)
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Listed
Least concern
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
40
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
0
Depth Range Max
 
100

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)0
Longitudinal Range (W limit – E limit)0
Range Midpoint (lat/long)0, 0
Range Polygon Area: Km2 0 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long)-1, -1
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :161
Range Polygon Area: Km2:9,259,769 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):21.4325,-78.925
Points
#LatLong
110.6291-66.8499
212-60
312.21-68.95
414.58-61
517.6968-64.6391
617.7275-77.316
717.9119-67.0477
817.9394-66.9131
917.9509-66.9061
1017.962-66.93
1117.969-67.047
1217.9704-66.925
1318-68.117
1418-68.1
1518-68
1618.183-76.467
1718.2039-76.3784
1818.2041-76.3662
1918.2841-76.3478
2018.347-65.475
2118.4609-66.1116
2218.4641-66.1287
2318.4798-66.1292
2418.6151-66.1205
2518.6475-77.1876
2618.7556-66.1183
2718.7591-66.1061
2820-94
2920.867-94.25
3020.9-94.2
3121-92
3221.002-86.628
3321.173-73.3405
3421.3-92.4
3521.333-92.433
3621.592-79.4341
3722-97
3822-92
3922.367-92.083
4022.4-92.1
4122.55-97.067
4222.6-97.1
4322.8499-74.7081
4423-74.7
4523-74.65
4623-74
4723.1415-82.3442
4823.1667-92
4923.1698-82.3702
5023.1966-81.9156
5123.208-82.4027
5223.4833-83.45
5324-97.85
5424.1-81.0608
5524.3667-92
5624.4-86.0833
5724.4502-82.2865
5824.6958-80.4468
5924.7188-81.089
6024.7917-80.5067
6124.8408-80.6075
6224.85-80.6167
6324.86-80.5842
6424.8656-80.6766
6524.8705-80.594
6624.9239-80.6281
6725-96.25
6825-86
6925-77
7025.0789-80.4382
7125.5-82.8333
7225.5463-79.2711
7325.7043-79.2947
7425.7197-79.2445
7525.7258-80.1559
7625.7261-80.2414
7725.7347-79.2807
7825.7486-79.3697
7925.7489-79.3618
8025.7495-80.1305
8125.767-80.0775
8225.7739-80.1939
8325.7775-80.1849
8425.7903-80.1303
8525.8-77.117
8625.8-77.1
8725.8141-80.2097
8825.8155-80.1091
8925.8227-77.9082
9025.9-86.2
9125.917-86.167
9226-90
9326-76
9426.0967-80.1275
9526.1-79.883
9626.118-80.0794
9726.1198-80.1027
9826.183-92.683
9926.4843-80.0553
10026.5-76.8
10126.517-76.767
10226.5257-76.9618
10326.705-80.0326
10426.7053-80.0367
10526.7719-80.0375
10626.83-79.9
10726.867-79.9
10826.983-90.8
10926.9888-80.01
11027-90.8
11127.0331-80.1072
11227.0333-93.7667
11327.446-80.2
11427.5-89
11527.8308-97.0825
11627.8308-97.0617
11727.8667-89.6833
11827.9167-88.1333
11927.9667-88.05
12028-88.7
12128-88.65
12228-88
12328.27-89.03
12428.283-88.583
12528.2833-88.55
12628.3-88.6
12728.3921-88.6719
12828.6333-88.1
12928.7-88
13028.75-88.67
13128.75-88.1
13228.75-88.0833
13328.83-88.57
13428.8333-88.5833
13528.8333-88.1833
13628.8333-87.8
13728.85-88.05
13828.8833-88.2167
13928.9-87.9167
14028.9667-87.9167
14129-88.1333
14229-71
14329.05-88.03
14429.0833-88.0167
14529.2103-79.9816
14629.2106-81.0231
14729.3833-86.9
14829.4-71.3
14929.4-71.283
15029.45-87.4333
15130.73-65.7
15230.98-79.2
15331.53-78.05
15431.53-77.83
15531.617-78.05
15631.65-78.467
15731.68-77.87
15832-64
15932.2-64
16032.233-64.033
16132.2359-64.9156