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

Sun 17th Oct, 2021 07:30 am

Species - Varicus benthonis
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore
Offshore
In & Offshore
Water Column Position
 
Bottom only
Bottom
Habitat
 
Reef only
Rocks
Reef (rock/coral/oyster)
Reef associated (reef + edges-water column & soft bottom)
FishBase Habitat
 
Reef Associated
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Planktivore
Data
Diet
 
Data
Zooplankton
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Benthic
Pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
West Atlantic Endemic
All species.
Greater Caribbean endemic
Regional Endemism
 
All species..
Continent
Continent only
Gulf of Mexico endemic
GC endemic
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Not evaluated / Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
3.5
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
154
Depth Range Max
 
350

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)0, 0
Habitat Area0 sq km
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :5
Range Polygon Area: Km2:510 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):23.1125,-89.1
Points
#LatLong
123-89
223.13-89.17
323.2-89.2
423.217-89.167
523.225-89.175