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

Fri 18th Sep, 2020 06:43 am

Species - Etmopterus bigelowi
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore Only
Offshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Bottom + water column
Near Bottom
Near Surface
Habitat
 
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Water column
FishBase Habitat
 
Bentho-Pelagic
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Carnivore
Data
Diet
 
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Sharks/rays
Data
Bony fishes
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Live birth
No pelagic larva
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Circumtropical ( Indian + Pacific + Atlantic Oceans)
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Continent
Also in Brazil
Extends South of GC
Continent + Island (s)
GC non-endemic
Island (s)
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Least concern
Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
73
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
110
Depth Range Max
 
1000

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)
Longitudinal Range (W limit – E limit)
Range Midpoint (lat/long)
Range Polygon Area: Km2 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long),
Habitat Area0 sq km
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :43
Range Polygon Area: Km2:1,818,655 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):19.225,-84.70555
Points
#LatLong
19.2-80.7
29.2167-80.7167
316.7167-82.6333
424.1807-81.5902
524.2297-82.3075
624.2422-82.5794
724.2428-82.5203
824.2536-82.8158
924.2822-82.4822
1024.4617-83.5183
1124.4917-83.6094
1224.6742-83.9047
1326.7709-84.8603
1426.9118-84.9223
1526.9353-84.8675
1627.4667-85.2167
1727.6333-85.25
1828.58-88.34
1928.9261-88.7111
2029-88
2129-87
2229.0083-88.5917
2329.0667-88.5167
2429.0833-88.6417
2529.0833-88.3667
2629.0917-88.375
2729.1333-88.2333
2829.15-88.2333
2929.1583-88.2417
3029.1667-88.1167
3129.175-88.125
3229.18-88.08
3329.2-88.1
3429.2-87.9
3529.2-87.8667
3629.2167-87.9833
3729.2167-87.9
3829.225-87.9917
3929.225-87.9083
4029.2333-87.9
4129.2333-87.85
4229.2417-87.9083
4329.25-87.7833