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

Wed 20th Jan, 2021 02:48 am

Species - Scyliorhinus hesperius
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Offshore
Offshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Bottom only
Habitat
 
Reef (rock/coral/oyster)
Reef only
Reef associated (reef + edges-water column & soft bottom)
Mud
FishBase Habitat
 
Bathydemersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
No Data
Carnivore
Diet
 
No Data
Bony fishes
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Octopus/squid/cuttlefish
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
No data
Benthic
No pelagic larva
No pelagic phase
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Greater Caribbean endemic
West Atlantic Endemic
Regional Endemism
 
GC endemic
Caribbean endemic
Continent
Continent only
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Tropical (10-23N, Nicaragua / Cuba)
Equatorial (0-10N, Costa Rica / Venezuela)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Data deficient
Least concern
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
47
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
274
Depth Range Max
 
1004

Range
Note: range polygons may be inaccurate for species known only from a few, widely scattered sites
Based on paint data
Latitude Limit N21.251648592592595
Latitude Limit S9.032797037037039
Longitude Limit W-88.83216730038023
Longitude Limit E-63.955802281368825
Latitudinal Range (N limit – S limit)12.218851555556
Longitudinal Range (W limit – E limit)-24.876365019011
Range Midpoint (lat/long)15.1422, -76.394
Range Polygon Area: Km2 3,441,606 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long)14.6965, -78.4788
Habitat Area457,597 sq km
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :18
Range Polygon Area: Km2:2,638,654 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):15.11665,-76.9083
Points
#LatLong
19-81.38
29-81
39.05-81.3667
49.1-81.4
59.4767-76.4383
610.27-75.9067
710.4-75.83
810.4-75.8
911.4333-73.6833
1012.0832-68.8991
1112.27-72.67
1212.5167-82.35
1315.0333-81.0833
1416.65-82.75
1516.65-82.4833
1616.6583-82.4917
1718.4-67.3833
1821.2333-86.4333