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

Thu 08th Dec, 2022 08:01 am

Species - Brachyplatystoma filamentosum
Habitat
Salinity
 
Brackish
Freshwater
Non Marine
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore
Inshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Habitat
 
Estuary
Mud
Freshwater
FishBase Habitat
 
Demersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Data
Carnivore
Diet
 
Data
Bony fishes
Sea snakes/mammals/turtles/birds
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Benthic
No pelagic larva
No pelagic phase
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
All species.
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
West Atlantic Endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Continent only
Also in Brazil
All species..
Continent
Extends South of GC
GC non-endemic
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Not evaluated / Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
360
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 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)-1, -1
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :6
Range Polygon Area: Km2:91,703 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):8.8434,-63.53225
Points
#LatLong
18-65
28.3-65.933
38.3-65.9
48.9368-61.1315
59.6268-62.2874
69.6868-62.2874