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

Mon 26th Aug, 2019 02:38 am

Species - Rhincodon typus
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Offshore
Inshore
In & Offshore
Water Column Position
 
Surface
Water column only
Mid Water
Near Surface
Habitat
 
Water column
FishBase Habitat
 
Pelagic
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Planktivore
Data
Diet
 
Data
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Bony fishes
Pelagic fish eggs
Pelagic crustacea
Zooplankton
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Live birth
No pelagic larva
Data
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Circumtropical ( Indian + Pacific + Atlantic Oceans)
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Continent
Continent + Island (s)
Extends South of GC
GC non-endemic
Extends N + S of GC
Island (s)
Also in Brazil
Extends North of GC
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Temperate (>35N)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Vulnerable
Listed
CITES
 
Appendix II
Listed
Size
Length Max (cm)
 
1220
Depth
Depth Range Min (m)
 
0
Depth Range Max (m)
 
700

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 :325
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
1112.21-68.95
1212.4742-69.9958
1315.2156-61.3706
1416.0636-86.8204
1516.0695-87.038
1616.0695-87.0047
1716.079-87.0302
1816.0833-87.0167
1916.0833-87
2016.0833-86.85
2116.0833-86.8333
2216.0861-86.8432
2316.0936-86.8282
2416.0958-87.0001
2516.0992-86.8472
2616.1-86.95
2716.1028-86.8422
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2916.1077-86.864
3016.1148-86.9978
3116.1158-86.8578
3216.1167-86.9833
3316.1167-86.95
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3516.1169-86.9708
3616.1208-86.8183
3716.1217-86.955
3816.122-86.8342
3916.1224-86.9969
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4616.1331-86.8802
4716.1333-86.9333
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4916.1349-86.9045
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5216.1361-86.8353
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5416.1366-86.827
5516.1375-86.8754
5616.1378-86.9356
5716.1392-86.9041
5816.1453-86.8764
5916.1467-86.9785
6016.1482-86.8643
6116.15-86.9333
6216.1511-86.8871
6316.1535-86.9002
6416.1552-86.9017
6516.1567-86.8787
6616.1614-86.8536
6716.1656-86.8583
6816.1667-86.8333
6916.3375-88.428
7016.5-87.9667
7116.5-87.95
7216.5628-87.9853
7316.67-88.194
7416.7068-87.8771
7517-87.5
7617.5-88.1833
7717.8883-67.998
7818.347-65.475
7918.8-94.9
8019.1-72.7
8119.9-90.5667
8220.5667-87.1
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8421.316-86.654
8521.343-86.613
8621.359-86.551
8721.36-86.571
8821.3667-86.6333
8921.372-86.613
9021.373-86.621
9121.377-86.601
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9421.398-86.597
9521.4-86.593
9621.405-86.899
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9821.416-86.874
9921.417-86.596
10021.421-86.885
10121.421-86.592
10221.422-86.627
10321.424-86.89
10421.427-86.594
10521.428-86.878
10621.4333-86.65
10721.4333-86.6
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11521.459-86.608
11621.462-86.596
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11821.466-86.571
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12021.4667-86.6333
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12321.4722-86.625
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12521.4769-86.6253
12621.479-86.559
12721.481-86.643
12821.4833-86.6
12921.4833-86.55
13021.488-86.609
13121.488-86.561
13221.49-86.548
13321.4992-86.6017
13421.5-86.65
13521.5-86.5833
13621.509-86.612
13721.51-86.621
13821.516-86.617
13921.5167-86.65
14021.5167-86.6333
14121.5167-86.6
14221.5167-86.55
14321.517-86.511
14421.5333-86.8333
14521.541-86.626
14621.5419-86.8225
14721.55-86.8667
14821.55-86.85
14921.55-86.8333
15021.55-86.8
15121.55-86.6333
15221.55-86.5667
15321.55-86.1333
15421.5523-86.8078
15521.556-86.8519
15621.558-86.509
15721.5606-86.8142
15821.5619-86.8206
15921.5647-86.8286
16021.5653-86.815
16121.5667-87.8833
16221.5667-86.8833
16321.5667-86.8315
16421.5703-86.835
16521.5833-86.8833
16621.5833-86.8531
16721.5833-86.6833
16821.5833-86.5667
16921.5908-86.8604
17021.5953-86.8717
17121.5992-86.725
17221.6-86.9333
17321.6-86.85
17421.6-86.7
17521.6-86.6333
17621.6-86.5667
17721.6075-86.8333
17821.6092-86.8886
17921.6103-86.9083
18021.6119-86.8783
18121.6167-86.8667
18221.6167-86.85
18321.6333-86.95
18421.6333-86.55
18521.6392-87.1125
18621.66-87.0169
18721.6667-86.9667
18821.6667-86.8667
18921.6764-87.0739
19021.6833-87.1
19121.6833-87.0333
19221.6972-87.0631
19321.7-87.0167
19421.7167-87.2
19521.7167-87.1
19621.7167-87.0833
19721.7167-87.0667
19821.7167-87.05
19921.7167-87
20021.7211-87.0556
20121.7244-87.0336
20221.7272-86.9878
20321.7292-87.1428
20421.7333-87.2
20521.7333-87.1833
20621.7333-87.1333
20721.7333-87.1
20821.7333-87.0833
20921.7333-87.0667
21021.7333-87.05
21121.7333-87.0003
21221.7333-86.7
21321.7389-87.1131
21421.74-87.0375
21521.7497-87.1553
21621.75-87.1833
21721.75-87.15
21821.75-87.1333
21921.75-87.1167
22021.75-87.05
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22421.7667-87.1228
22521.7669-87.1083
22621.7856-87.25
22721.7936-87.2689
22821.8086-87.1503
22921.8361-87.2475
23022.5644-86.7942
23123.0833-82.5
23223.1333-82.4
23323.1405-82.3456
23423.1833-82.2833
23524.18-97.22
23624.182-84.0565
23724.6167-76.1833
23824.6333-83.0333
23924.6333-76.1667
24024.7-81.1167
24124.7-81.1
24224.7-81.0833
24324.7472-77.7806
24424.85-80.6167
24525-74
24625.05-82.5833
24725.1333-80.25
24825.4447-80.1174
24925.7167-79.2
25026.0333-88.35
25126.0667-97.2
25226.1667-82.8333
25326.25-81.9667
25426.4758-90.0023
25526.542-90.0037
25626.8-88.5833
25726.9333-90.5333
25826.9375-96.0005
25926.975-89.0153
26027.0645-94.0122
26127.1667-89.8333
26227.3138-94.5905
26327.3333-89.6667
26427.3729-90.2575
26527.4024-89.872
26627.4097-90.2653
26727.4327-90.5023
26827.4445-87.9947
26927.4455-89.0103
27027.446-80.2
27127.4637-91.9898
27227.482-94.0057
27327.485-91.9962
27427.49-92
27527.5-96.5
27627.5167-89.7833
27727.5535-90.0843
27827.5667-83.05
27927.5833-82.9167
28027.6572-96.5792
28127.8167-97.05
28227.83-93.83
28327.8667-83.1833
28427.8833-94.8667
28527.9014-93.6
28627.9333-83.2167
28728-90.3333
28828.0833-90.9
28928.15-94.28
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29128.2481-91.1325
29228.25-93.3667
29328.2531-91.6606
29428.325-94.15
29528.33-92.45
29628.35-89.3
29728.5-91.3333
29828.5272-91.8842
29928.63-89.56
30028.6333-89.55
30128.751-89.8659
30228.9077-85.9308
30328.9167-83.6667
30428.95-88.7083
30529.0597-88.0925
30629.0833-94
30729.2667-81.05
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30929.5833-88.0333
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31129.8833-93.9167
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31530.0333-85.7
31630.1012-80.3834
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31930.2788-79.7833
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32330.4167-87.2333
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32531.95-65.1833