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

Thu 02nd Feb, 2023 09:11 am

Species - Ophichthus melanoporus
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore
Inshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Bottom only
Bottom
Habitat
 
Soft bottom only
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Sand & gravel
Mud
FishBase Habitat
 
Demersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Data
Carnivore
Diet
 
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Mobile benthic gastropods/bivalves
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Bony fishes
Data
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Pelagic
Pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
West Atlantic Endemic
All species.
Greater Caribbean endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Extends North of GC
All species..
Continent
Island (s)
GC endemic
Continent + Island (s)
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Temperate (>35N)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Listed
Least concern
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
70
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
15
Depth Range Max
 
460

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 :32
Range Polygon Area: Km2:1,400,918 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):28.145,-86.4125
Points
#LatLong
124-79
224.07-79.25
324.1-79.2
425.7261-80.1088
525.8072-80.0252
626-83.35
726.7667-80.0167
827.988-93.875
928.113-93.255
1028.7075-90.218
1128.88-80.22
1228.9-85.1167
1328.97-80.14
1428.97-80.07
1529.15-85.0833
1629.4667-85.5167
1729.5833-86.3
1829.6681-81.2096
1929.9167-85.9167
2030.0833-85.6833
2130.32-80.92
2230.333-80.942
2331.3833-79.7833
2431.46-79.67
2531.508-79.67
2631.74-79.5
2732-79.19
2832.05-79.2
2932.11-79.14
3032.25-79
3132.25-78.95
3232.29-79.12