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

Thu 02nd Feb, 2023 09:36 am

Species - Ophichthus ophis
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore
Inshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Bottom only
Habitat
 
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Reef (rock/coral/oyster)
Soft bottom only
Sand & gravel
Reef associated (reef + edges-water column & soft bottom)
FishBase Habitat
 
Reef Associated
Demersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
Data
Diet
 
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Bony fishes
Data
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Pelagic larva
Pelagic
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Transatlantic (East+West Atlantic)
All species.
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Continent
Extends South of GC
Continent + Island (s)
GC non-endemic
Island (s)
All species..
Also in Brazil
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Listed
Least concern
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
210
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
0
Depth Range Max
 
137

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 :40
Range Polygon Area: Km2:9,124,332 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):21.0934,-77.8079
Points
#LatLong
110-61
210.29-64.61
310.47-66.08
410.54-65.53
511.2447-74.2212
611.2518-74.2229
712.167-68.283
812.2053-69.0615
912.21-68.95
1012.2184-68.9797
1112.5368-81.7786
1213.117-61.1894
1313.1328-61.207
1413.1833-59.6556
1513.1916-59.6472
1614.305-60.883
1716.5333-61.4667
1817.48-63
1917.733-64.736
2017.7547-64.6995
2117.7903-64.646
2217.8833-65.8333
2317.8833-62.85
2417.9235-62.8709
2518.347-65.475
2618.433-67.156
2718.459-67.166
2819.1368-95.9686
2921.592-79.4341
3024.8153-83.6825
3125.8994-80.1242
3225.9003-80.1034
3325.9104-80.1147
3426.667-82.083
3527.962-94.228
3629.3235-85.8575
3729.853-86.506
3830.1-87.35
3930.83-80.49
4032.1868-64.679