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

Mon 30th Jan, 2023 06:52 am

Species - Rhincodon typus
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
In & Offshore
Inshore
Offshore
Water Column Position
 
Surface
Water column only
Mid Water
Near Surface
Habitat
 
Water column
FishBase Habitat
 
Pelagic
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Data
Planktivore
Diet
 
Zooplankton
Pelagic fish eggs
Bony fishes
Pelagic crustacea
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Data
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
No pelagic larva
Live birth
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
All species.
Circumtropical ( Indian + Pacific + Atlantic Oceans)
Regional Endemism
 
Extends North of GC
Island (s)
Extends South of GC
Extends N + S of GC
Also in Brazil
All species..
GC non-endemic
Continent
Continent + Island (s)
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Temperate (>35N)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Endangered
Listed
CITES
 
Listed
Appendix II
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 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 :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
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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
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31428.2427-89.6133
31528.2481-91.1325
31628.25-93.3667
31728.2531-91.6606
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31928.2914-89.592
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32928.63-89.56
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33228.9077-85.9308
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33629.0833-94
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34430.0167-85.7
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34630.0333-87
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35530.2833-86.1
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35930.4167-87.2333
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36131.95-65.1833