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

Tue 20th Feb, 2024 06:13 pm

Species - Chimaera bahamaensis
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Offshore
Offshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Bottom + water column
Near Bottom
Habitat
 
Rocks
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Water column
Reef and soft bottom
FishBase Habitat
 
Bentho-Pelagic
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
Data
Diet
 
Data
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Mobile benthic worms
Sea-stars/cucumbers/urchins
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Benthic
Data
No pelagic larva
No pelagic phase
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
All species
Greater Caribbean endemic
West Atlantic Endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Bahamas endemic
GC endemic
Island (s)
Island (s) only
All species
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Least concern
Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
88
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
732
Depth Range Max
 
1506

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 :3
Range Polygon Area: Km2:67,158 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):25.12795,-78.43085
Points
#LatLong
123.8542-77.2667
224.5058-77.37
326.4017-79.595