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

Tue 18th May, 2021 08:39 am

Species - Macroramphosus gracilis
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore
Inshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Mid Water
Near Surface
Near Bottom
Habitat
 
Water column
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Reef and soft bottom
Sand & gravel
Mud
Reef associated (reef + edges-water column & soft bottom)
FishBase Habitat
 
Bentho-Pelagic
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Planktivore
Data
Diet
 
Data
Zooplankton
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Pelagic
Pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Circumtropical ( Indian + Pacific + Atlantic Oceans)
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
All species
Regional Endemism
 
Also in Brazil
GC non-endemic
Continental primarily
Extends N + S of GC
All species
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Temperate (>35N)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Listed
Least concern
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
15
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
25
Depth Range Max
 
600

Range
Note: range polygons may be inaccurate for species known only from a few, widely scattered sites
Based on paint data
Latitude Limit N29.979399703703706
Latitude Limit S22.997198814814816
Longitude Limit W-97.12428897338404
Longitude Limit E-80.54004562737643
Latitudinal Range (N limit – S limit)6.9822008888889
Longitudinal Range (W limit – E limit)-16.584243346008
Range Midpoint (lat/long)26.4883, -88.8322
Range Polygon Area: Km2 1,311,088 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long)26.5862, -87.6954
Habitat Area245,928 sq km
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :16
Range Polygon Area: Km2:986,116 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):27.0877,-88.6102
Points
#LatLong
124.3627-82.1385
224.625-81.075
324.85-80.62
426.9641-96.0822
526.9666-84.1912
627.1292-96.6004
727.692-91.7559
827.7666-93.6166
927.8666-94.5166
1028.1-91.15
1129.044-88.783
1229.1917-88.1917
1329.268-87.827
1429.4725-87.1689
1529.6725-87.2519
1629.8127-87.415