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

Thu 02nd Feb, 2023 09:44 am

Species - Ophichthus menezesi
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore Only
Offshore
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Bottom only
Habitat
 
Sand & gravel
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Soft bottom only
FishBase Habitat
 
Demersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Data
Carnivore
Diet
 
Data
Bony fishes
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Mobile benthic gastropods/bivalves
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Pelagic
Pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
West Atlantic Endemic
All species.
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Also in Brazil
GC non-endemic
Extends South of GC
Continent
Continent only
All species..
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Not evaluated / Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
28
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
169
Depth Range Max
 
1400

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)0, 0
Habitat Area0 sq km
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :6
Range Polygon Area: Km2:3,299,528 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):21.9748,-76.24125
Points
#LatLong
112.0746-68.8825
224.5167-83.6
325.8072-80.0252
427.2167-79.6167
531.8667-77.0333
631.875-77.0417