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

Tue 20th Feb, 2024 05:34 pm

Species - Lepidopus altifrons
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Offshore
Offshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Bottom + water column
Mid Water
Near Bottom
Habitat
 
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Water column
FishBase Habitat
 
Bentho-Pelagic
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
Data
Diet
 
Data
Bony fishes
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Pelagic crustacea
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Data
Pelagic
Pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
All species
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
West Atlantic Endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Also in Brazil
Continent
Continent only
Extends N + S of GC
Extends North of GC
Extends South of GC
GC non-endemic
All species
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Temperate (>35N)
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Least concern
Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
68
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
100
Depth Range Max
 
508

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 :45
Range Polygon Area: Km2:8,863,005 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):19.219,-78.15
Points
#LatLong
19-59
29.75-59.75
39.8-59.8
411-74.4417
511.15-74.4417
611.2-74.4417
711.5833-62.6833
811.6083-62.775
911.8-73.1
1011.833-73.083
1112-72
1212.2347-82.624
1312.2447-82.6137
1412.267-72.667
1512.3-72.7
1612.7667-70.9167
1718.7008-94.1175
1819.2667-92.8333
1919.275-92.8417
2020-96
2120.5-96.5
2223-97
2323.3-97.3
2423.333-97.267
2526.9453-96.3086
2627-93
2727.35-85.07
2827.4-85.1
2927.6-93.2
3027.62-93.22
3128-86
3228.8-86.6
3328.82-86.63
3428.825-86.6417
3528.87-86.52
3628.9-86.5
3729-88.1083
3829.075-88.4417
3929.1806-88.2639
4029.1833-88.1083
4129.1833-88.05
4229.1833-88.0333
4329.368-87.518
4429.408-87.453
4529.438-87.435