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

Wed 30th Sep, 2020 05:37 pm

Species - Hexanchus griseus
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
In & Offshore
Offshore
Inshore
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Near Bottom
Bottom + water column
Habitat
 
Sand & gravel
Rocks
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Reef (rock/coral/oyster)
Reef and soft bottom
Reef associated (reef + edges-water column & soft bottom)
Water column
FishBase Habitat
 
Bathydemersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
Data
Diet
 
Bony fishes
Sea snakes/mammals/turtles/birds
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Sharks/rays
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
No pelagic phase
Live birth
No pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
Circumtropical ( Indian + Pacific + Atlantic Oceans)
Regional Endemism
 
Island (s)
GC non-endemic
Continent
Extends North of GC
Continental primarily
Continent + Island (s)
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Temperate (>35N)
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Listed
Near threatened
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
482
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
0
Depth Range Max
 
2500

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: Km2:8,441,705 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):21.3034,-79.08755
Points
#LatLong
110.39-66.57
210.9768-63.6426
311.1667-82.95
412.1468-68.9838
516.3168-86.7611
616.6168-62.0084
717.7547-64.6995
823.1415-82.3442
924.3-81.6833
1024.3333-81.1667
1124.83-76.36
1226.3333-96.1667
1328.7933-86.2883
1428.8853-88.99
1529.075-88.4917
1629.3333-85.85
1731.5-79
1832.2168-64.5993