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

Fri 22nd Jan, 2021 06:26 pm

Species - Lonchurus elegans
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Brackish
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore Only
Inshore
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Habitat
 
Mud
Soft bottom only
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Estuary
Sand & gravel
FishBase Habitat
 
Demersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Data
Carnivore
Diet
 
Data
Mobile benthic worms
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Mobile benthic gastropods/bivalves
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Pelagic
Pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
West Atlantic Endemic
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
All species
Regional Endemism
 
Extends South of GC
Also in Brazil
Continent
GC non-endemic
All species
Continent only
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Data deficient
Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
35
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
1
Depth Range Max
 
30

Range
Note: range polygons may be inaccurate for species known only from a few, widely scattered sites
Based on paint data
Latitude Limit N11.360197333333335
Latitude Limit S7.86909688888889
Longitude Limit W-66.50722433460076
Longitude Limit E-58.21510266159696
Latitudinal Range (N limit – S limit)3.4911004444444
Longitudinal Range (W limit – E limit)-8.2921216730038
Range Midpoint (lat/long)9.6146, -62.3612
Range Polygon Area: Km2 327,772 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long)9.9557, -62.2402
Habitat Area31,648 sq km
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :5
Range Polygon Area: Km2:256,000 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):8.88,-61.745
Points
#LatLong
17.29-58.19
29.39-60.51
310.1-65.3
410.1368-65.1174
510.47-65.17