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

Wed 30th Sep, 2020 04:29 pm

Species - Lagocephalus lagocephalus
Habitat
Salinity
 
Brackish
Marine
Inshore/Offshore
 
Offshore
Inshore
In & Offshore
Water Column Position
 
Water column only
Near Surface
Mid Water
Habitat
 
Estuary
Water column
FishBase Habitat
 
Pelagic
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
Planktivore
Data
Diet
 
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Pelagic crustacea
Zooplankton
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Pelagic larva
No data
Benthic
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
Circumtropical ( Indian + Pacific + Atlantic Oceans)
Regional Endemism
 
Extends North of GC
GC non-endemic
Extends South of GC
Island (s)
Also in Brazil
Continent + Island (s)
Extends N + S of GC
Continent
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Temperate (>35N)
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Listed
Least concern
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
61
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
0
Depth Range Max
 
483

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 :15
Range Polygon Area: Km2:5,764,297 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):22.25455,-73.98415
Points
#LatLong
112.4761-71.7017
212.4883-71.7311
313.8838-60.9683
414.167-61.083
514.583-61
614.617-73
715.88-84.68
822-87
925.3925-71.5517
1026.3833-79.0667
1130-75
1232-64.1
1332-64
1432.0068-64.8384
1532.033-64.133