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

Tue 19th Jan, 2021 10:54 pm

Species - Cathorops higuchii
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Brackish
Freshwater
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore Only
Inshore
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Habitat
 
Freshwater
Mud
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Soft bottom only
Estuary
FishBase Habitat
 
Demersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
No Data
Diet
 
Bony fishes
Insects
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
No pelagic larva
Brooded
No pelagic phase
No data
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Greater Caribbean endemic
West Atlantic Endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Continent
Caribbean endemic
GC endemic
Continent only
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Not evaluated / Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
35
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
1
Depth Range Max
 
10

Range
Note: range polygons may be inaccurate for species known only from a few, widely scattered sites
Based on paint data
Latitude Limit N15.433147851851853
Latitude Limit S9.032797037037039
Longitude Limit W-84.36717870722434
Longitude Limit E-79.90219011406845
Latitudinal Range (N limit – S limit)6.4003508148148
Longitudinal Range (W limit – E limit)-4.4649885931559
Range Midpoint (lat/long)12.233, -82.1347
Range Polygon Area: Km2 323,570 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long)11.5972, -83.1623
Habitat Area17,843 sq km
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :8
Range Polygon Area: Km2:260,492 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):12.3911,-81.7922
Points
#LatLong
19.3492-79.915
29.3592-79.9014
39.3719-79.9492
49.3811-79.9033
59.3947-79.9139
610.5268-83.652
715.35-83.567
815.433-83.683