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

Tue 02nd Mar, 2021 07:06 am

Species - Cynoscion similis
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore Only
Inshore
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Habitat
 
Mud
Soft bottom only
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Sand & gravel
FishBase Habitat
 
Demersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Data
Carnivore
Diet
 
Data
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Bony fishes
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Pelagic
Pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
West Atlantic Endemic
All species
Regional Endemism
 
Extends South of GC
All species
Also in Brazil
Continent
GC non-endemic
Continent only
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Least concern
Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
60
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
1
Depth Range Max
 
60

Range
Note: range polygons may be inaccurate for species known only from a few, widely scattered sites
Based on paint data
Latitude Limit N12.523897481481484
Latitude Limit S7.86909688888889
Longitude Limit W-74.79934600760457
Longitude Limit E-58.21510266159696
Latitudinal Range (N limit – S limit)4.6548005925926
Longitudinal Range (W limit – E limit)-16.584243346008
Range Midpoint (lat/long)10.1965, -66.5072
Range Polygon Area: Km2 874,059 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long)10.699, -65.9467
Habitat Area87,672 sq km
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :28
Range Polygon Area: Km2:711,211 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):9.545,-66.38245
Points
#LatLong
17.59-58.35
28-60
38.08-58.46
48.44-59.35
58.46-59.29
68.53-59.3
78.9-60.2
88.933-60.183
99.54-61.18
109.55-61.18
119.55-61.06
129.56-61.01
139.56-61
149.58-61.4
159.58-61.2
1610-61.15
1710-61
1810.03-61.06
1910.03-61
2010.04-61.06
2110.23-60.35
2210.3-60.51
2310.49-61.19
2410.5867-61.6017
2510.8751-74.4149
2610.943-63.8472
2711.28-70.47
2811.5-71