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

Thu 28th Jan, 2021 12:40 am

Species - Astroscopus guttatus
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore Only
Inshore
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Habitat
 
Reef associated (reef + edges-water column & soft bottom)
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Sand & gravel
Soft bottom only
Reef (rock/coral/oyster)
FishBase Habitat
 
Reef Associated
Demersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
Data
Diet
 
Data
Bony fishes
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Pelagic larva
Pelagic
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
West Atlantic Endemic
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
All species
Regional Endemism
 
GC non-endemic
Continent
Continent only
Extends North of GC
All species
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Temperate (>35N)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Least concern
Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
55
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
2
Depth Range Max
 
36

Range
Note: range polygons may be inaccurate for species known only from a few, widely scattered sites
Based on paint data
Latitude Limit N32.3068
Latitude Limit S27.070149333333337
Longitude Limit W-81.8157566539924
Longitude Limit E-79.90219011406845
Latitudinal Range (N limit – S limit)5.2366506666667
Longitudinal Range (W limit – E limit)-1.9135665399239
Range Midpoint (lat/long)29.6885, -80.859
Range Polygon Area: Km2 113,460 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long)30.2011, -80.9957
Habitat Area36,950 sq km
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :16
Range Polygon Area: Km2:80,158 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):29.7359,-80.7164
Points
#LatLong
127.1768-80.0248
228.0768-80.543
328.849-80.764
428.922-80.813
528.947-80.82
629.445-81.105
729.61-81.181
829.957-81.292
930.762-81.408
1031.139-81.25
1131.14-81.303
1231.308-81.202
1331.97-80.752
1432.072-80.752
1532.1625-80.7148
1632.295-80.38