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

Wed 22nd Jan, 2020 03:29 pm

Species - Rhincodon typus
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine Only
Marine
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore
In & Offshore
Offshore
Water Column Position
 
Near Surface
Surface
Mid Water
Water column only
Habitat
 
Water column
FishBase Habitat
 
Pelagic
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Planktivore
Data
Diet
 
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Pelagic fish eggs
Bony fishes
Zooplankton
Pelagic crustacea
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Live birth
Data
No pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
Circumtropical ( Indian + Pacific + Atlantic Oceans)
Regional Endemism
 
Also in Brazil
Extends South of GC
GC non-endemic
Continent + Island (s)
Continent
Extends N + S of GC
Island (s)
Extends North of GC
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
 
Vulnerable
Listed
CITES
 
Appendix II
Listed
Size
Length Max
 
1800
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
0
Depth Range Max
 
1928

Range
Note: range polygons may be inaccurate for species known only from a few, widely scattered sites
Based on paint data
Latitude Limit N0
Latitude Limit S0
Longitude Limit W0
Longitude Limit E0
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 :361
Range Polygon Area: Km2:9,132,566 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):20.7004,-79.2953
Points
#LatLong
19.4508-75.9239
29.6666-75.65
310.2167-64.6333
410.25-64.65
510.3-64.67
610.3167-62.05
710.5-63.9833
811.1868-64.0412
911.2514-74.2156
1011.3-74.1667
1112.1168-68.3062
1212.1768-68.3859
1312.21-68.95
1412.3268-69.1831
1512.3268-68.2265
1612.4742-69.9958
1712.6868-69.9803
1815.2156-61.3706
1916.0636-86.8204
2016.0695-87.038
2116.0695-87.0047
2216.079-87.0302
2316.0833-87.0167
2416.0833-87
2516.0833-86.85
2616.0833-86.8333
2716.0861-86.8432
2816.0936-86.8282
2916.0958-87.0001
3016.0992-86.8472
3116.1-86.95
3216.1028-86.8422
3316.104-86.9687
3416.1077-86.864
3516.1148-86.9978
3616.1158-86.8578
3716.1167-86.9833
3816.1167-86.95
3916.1167-86.8448
4016.1169-86.9708
4116.1208-86.8183
4216.1217-86.955
4316.122-86.8342
4416.1224-86.9969
4516.1233-86.8511
4616.1259-86.8471
4716.1283-86.9125
4816.1309-86.9209
4916.1312-86.8589
5016.1314-86.8664
5116.1331-86.8802
5216.1333-86.9333
5316.1334-86.8353
5416.1349-86.9045
5516.1351-86.886
5616.1361-86.8736
5716.1361-86.8353
5816.1364-86.9634
5916.1366-86.827
6016.1375-86.8754
6116.1378-86.9356
6216.1392-86.9041
6316.1453-86.8764
6416.1467-86.9785
6516.1482-86.8643
6616.15-86.9333
6716.1511-86.8871
6816.1535-86.9002
6916.1552-86.9017
7016.1567-86.8787
7116.1614-86.8536
7216.1656-86.8583
7316.1667-86.8333
7416.3375-88.428
7516.5-87.9667
7616.5-87.95
7716.5628-87.9853
7816.67-88.194
7916.7068-87.8771
8017-87.5
8117.3968-62.8454
8217.5-88.1833
8317.6368-63.0447
8417.8883-67.998
8517.9368-62.8853
8618.347-65.475
8718.8-94.9
8819.1-72.7
8919.2268-81.2206
9019.9-90.5667
9120.5667-87.1
9220.8167-86.8667
9321.316-86.654
9421.343-86.613
9521.359-86.551
9621.36-86.571
9721.3667-86.6333
9821.372-86.613
9921.373-86.621
10021.377-86.601
10121.385-86.591
10221.386-86.595
10321.398-86.597
10421.4-86.593
10521.405-86.899
10621.414-86.596
10721.416-86.874
10821.417-86.596
10921.421-86.885
11021.421-86.592
11121.422-86.627
11221.424-86.89
11321.427-86.594
11421.428-86.878
11521.4333-86.65
11621.4333-86.6
11721.438-86.611
11821.439-86.603
11921.443-86.591
12021.446-86.628
12121.447-86.597
12221.45-86.65
12321.454-86.624
12421.459-86.608
12521.462-86.596
12621.463-86.635
12721.466-86.571
12821.4667-86.7167
12921.4667-86.6333
13021.4667-86.55
13121.4667-86.5167
13221.4722-86.625
13321.4756-86.6243
13421.4769-86.6253
13521.479-86.559
13621.481-86.643
13721.4833-86.6
13821.4833-86.55
13921.488-86.609
14021.488-86.561
14121.49-86.548
14221.4992-86.6017
14321.5-86.65
14421.5-86.5833
14521.509-86.612
14621.51-86.621
14721.516-86.617
14821.5167-86.65
14921.5167-86.6333
15021.5167-86.6
15121.5167-86.55
15221.517-86.511
15321.5333-86.8333
15421.541-86.626
15521.5419-86.8225
15621.55-86.8667
15721.55-86.85
15821.55-86.8333
15921.55-86.8
16021.55-86.6333
16121.55-86.5667
16221.55-86.1333
16321.5523-86.8078
16421.556-86.8519
16521.558-86.509
16621.5606-86.8142
16721.5619-86.8206
16821.5647-86.8286
16921.5653-86.815
17021.5667-87.8833
17121.5667-86.8833
17221.5667-86.8315
17321.5703-86.835
17421.5833-86.8833
17521.5833-86.8531
17621.5833-86.6833
17721.5833-86.5667
17821.5908-86.8604
17921.5953-86.8717
18021.5992-86.725
18121.6-86.9333
18221.6-86.85
18321.6-86.7
18421.6-86.6333
18521.6-86.5667
18621.6075-86.8333
18721.6092-86.8886
18821.6103-86.9083
18921.6119-86.8783
19021.6167-86.8667
19121.6167-86.85
19221.6333-86.95
19321.6333-86.55
19421.6392-87.1125
19521.66-87.0169
19621.6667-86.9667
19721.6667-86.8667
19821.6764-87.0739
19921.6833-87.1
20021.6833-87.0333
20121.6972-87.0631
20221.7-87.0167
20321.7167-87.2
20421.7167-87.1
20521.7167-87.0833
20621.7167-87.0667
20721.7167-87.05
20821.7167-87
20921.7211-87.0556
21021.7244-87.0336
21121.7272-86.9878
21221.7292-87.1428
21321.7333-87.2
21421.7333-87.1833
21521.7333-87.1333
21621.7333-87.1
21721.7333-87.0833
21821.7333-87.0667
21921.7333-87.05
22021.7333-87.0003
22121.7333-86.7
22221.7389-87.1131
22321.74-87.0375
22421.7497-87.1553
22521.75-87.1833
22621.75-87.15
22721.75-87.1333
22821.75-87.1167
22921.75-87.05
23021.7544-87.1369
23121.7611-87.1094
23221.7667-87.1333
23321.7667-87.1228
23421.7669-87.1083
23521.7856-87.25
23621.7936-87.2689
23721.8086-87.1503
23821.8361-87.2475
23922.5644-86.7942
24023.0833-82.5
24123.1333-82.4
24223.1405-82.3456
24323.1833-82.2833
24424.18-97.22
24524.182-84.0565
24624.6167-76.1833
24724.6333-83.0333
24824.6333-76.1667
24924.7-81.1167
25024.7-81.1
25124.7-81.0833
25224.7472-77.7806
25324.85-80.6167
25425-74
25525.05-82.5833
25625.1333-80.25
25725.4447-80.1174
25825.7167-79.2
25926.0333-88.35
26026.0667-97.2
26126.1667-82.8333
26226.25-81.9667
26326.4758-90.0023
26426.542-90.0037
26526.8-88.5833
26626.9333-90.5333
26726.9375-96.0005
26826.975-89.0153
26927.0645-94.0122
27027.1667-89.8333
27127.3138-94.5905
27227.3333-89.6667
27327.3729-90.2575
27427.4024-89.872
27527.4097-90.2653
27627.4327-90.5023
27727.4445-87.9947
27827.4455-89.0103
27927.446-80.2
28027.4637-91.9898
28127.482-94.0057
28227.485-91.9962
28327.49-92
28427.5-96.5
28527.5167-89.7833
28627.5535-90.0843
28727.5667-83.05
28827.5833-82.9167
28927.6572-96.5792
29027.8167-97.05
29127.83-93.83
29227.8667-83.1833
29327.8833-94.8667
29427.9014-93.6
29527.9333-83.2167
29628-90.3333
29728-89.65
29828.015-95.875
29928.0403-89.6752
30028.05-90.967
30128.0512-89.6876
30228.0542-90.9049
30328.0603-82.9672
30428.0833-90.9
30528.0983-91.0333
30628.1327-90.9275
30728.15-94.28
30828.1614-90.7161
30928.1653-94.2988
31028.167-94.283
31128.1869-89.589
31228.1938-89.6337
31328.2295-89.6295
31428.2427-89.6133
31528.2481-91.1325
31628.25-93.3667
31728.2531-91.6606
31828.2906-89.6414
31928.2914-89.592
32028.325-94.15
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32228.3427-89.5568
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32428.3611-91.975
32528.5-91.3333
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32728.5272-91.8842
32828.5836-88.1342
32928.63-89.56
33028.6333-89.55
33128.751-89.8659
33228.9077-85.9308
33328.9167-83.6667
33428.95-88.7083
33529.0597-88.0925
33629.0833-94
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34029.5833-88.0333
34129.7667-87.0333
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34329.8833-93.9167
34430.0167-85.7
34530.027-85.814
34630.0333-87
34730.0333-85.7167
34830.0333-85.7
34930.0497-87.0011
35030.1012-80.3834
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35430.2788-79.7833
35530.2833-86.1
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35730.35-86.4333
35830.3833-87.2333
35930.4167-87.2333
36030.606-86.7808
36131.95-65.1833