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

Mon 06th Feb, 2023 01:31 pm

Species - Ophichthus spinicauda
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore
Inshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Bottom only
Bottom
Habitat
 
Mud
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
 
Bony fishes
Mobile benthic gastropods/bivalves
Data
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Pelagic
Pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Greater Caribbean endemic
West Atlantic Endemic
All species.
Regional Endemism
 
All species..
Caribbean endemic
Continent
GC endemic
Continent + Island (s)
Island (s)
Insular primarily
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Listed
Least concern
CITES
 
Not listed
Depth
Depth Range Max
 
310
Depth Range Min
 
100
Size
Length Max
 
108

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 :25
Range Polygon Area: Km2:5,395,439 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):16.4682,-78.27915
Points
#LatLong
19.77-76.1817
210.47-66.34
310.6-62.2
410.8868-62.1678
510.8868-61.3308
611.3068-60.4937
711.3368-60.4937
811.5-71
914.2613-80.3773
1018.2197-67.1883
1118.25-67.25
1218.35-69.2383
1318.355-69.21
1418.4609-66.1116
1518.4724-66.1228
1618.4858-66.1526
1718.4931-66.1154
1818.5233-66.5133
1919.2-96.0646
2019.279-96.0523
2119.2958-95.7043
2220.517-87.067
2320.567-87.05
2421.6048-89.4231
2523.1664-82.2934