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

Thu 24th Sep, 2020 04:05 pm

Species - Platax orbicularis
Habitat
Salinity
 
Brackish
Marine
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore
Inshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Bottom
Bottom only
Habitat
 
Estuary
Reef and soft bottom
Reef (rock/coral/oyster)
Reef associated (reef + edges-water column & soft bottom)
Mangrove
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
FishBase Habitat
 
Reef Associated
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
Omnivore
Diet
 
Soft corals/hydroids
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Mobile benthic worms
Benthic microalgae
Zooplankton
Data
Bony fishes
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
No pelagic larva
No data
Pelagic
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
Exotic (Introduced)
Greater Caribbean non-endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Exotic (Introduced)
GC non-endemic
Continent
Continent only
Residency
 
Vagrant
Climate Zone
 
Subtropical (23-35N, Florida / Carolinas / Bermuda)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Not evaluated / Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
50
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
5
Depth Range Max
 
80

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 :13
Range Polygon Area: Km2:59,597 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):25.8517,-81.15515
Points
#LatLong
124.8033-80.8319
225.0167-80.3755
325.1301-80.4132
425.6794-80.0973
526.0921-80.1151
626.1908-80.0725
726.2105-80.0847
826.2183-80.0835
926.2963-80.0685
1026.4148-82.4103
1126.7521-80.0103
1226.7631-80.0215
1326.9001-79.9