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

Sun 29th Jan, 2023 02:34 pm

Species - Brachyplatystoma vaillantii
Habitat
Salinity
 
Non Marine
Brackish
Freshwater
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore
Inshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Habitat
 
Freshwater
Mud
Estuary
FishBase Habitat
 
Demersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
Data
Diet
 
Bony fishes
Data
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
No pelagic phase
Data
Benthic
No pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
West Atlantic Endemic
All species.
Regional Endemism
 
Continent only
Also in Brazil
GC non-endemic
Continent
All species..
Extends South of GC
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Not evaluated / Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
150
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 :22
Range Polygon Area: Km2:150,622 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):8.8629,-64.03
Points
#LatLong
17.8869-67.4375
28-61
38.3-65.93
48.5-62.4
58.517-62.433
68.517-62.4
78.533-62.4
88.58-62.25
98.6-61.9
108.6-61.8
118.6031-60.6225
128.6171-60.817
138.63-61.93
148.633-61.883
158.6667-62.2
168.667-62.017
178.667-61.983
188.7-62.1
198.7-62.067
208.7-62
219.8014-61.6796
229.8389-61.6378