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

Fri 18th Sep, 2020 06:53 am

Species - Opistognathus lonchurus
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore Only
Inshore
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Habitat
 
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Soft bottom only
Sand & gravel
FishBase Habitat
 
Demersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
No Data
Diet
 
Bony fishes
No Data
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Brooded
Pelagic larva
No data
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
West Atlantic Endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Continent + Island (s)
Extends North of GC
Continent
Extends South of GC
Extends N + S of GC
Island (s)
Also in Brazil
GC non-endemic
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Not evaluated / Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
15.2
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
10
Depth Range Max
 
101

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)
Longitudinal Range (W limit – E limit)
Range Midpoint (lat/long)
Range Polygon Area: Km2 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long),
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :46
Range Polygon Area: Km2:7,070,699 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):22,-81.087
Points
#LatLong
112-71
212.1768-69.1034
312.5-71.1
412.533-71.083
512.533-71.067
616.1368-87.0401
718.198-67.163
818.3362-67.2538
918.338-67.255
1018.347-65.475
1118.367-67.2705
1218.544-72.3462
1318.5551-72.3489
1424.4117-82.975
1524.6-83.18
1624.6083-83.1917
1724.6286-82.8667
1824.638-82.86
1924.6666-81.5833
2024.846-80.624
2124.85-80.7166
2224.855-80.5817
2326.2787-83.7945
2426.4-82.9667
2526.532-96.699
2626.78-80.05
2727.137-83.711
2827.714-83.844
2927.797-95.943
3028.025-93.9
3128.05-94.5333
3228.063-94.522
3328.15-91.808
3428.565-92.615
3529.25-88.3461
3629.2548-85.689
3729.2569-88.3381
3829.281-85.7259
3929.3361-85.6194
4029.3915-87.952
4129.4388-87.5734
4229.4397-87.5769
4329.4501-87.5909
4429.7197-87.3442
4530.3681-87.2008
4632-79.5