Shorefishes of the Eastern Pacific online information system: Species Data Report

Sat 10th Jun, 2023 05:33 pm

Species - Opistognathus smithvanizi
Habitat
Salinity
 
Marine
Marine Only
Inshore/Offshore
 
Inshore
Inshore Only
Water Column Position
 
Bottom only
Bottom
Habitat
 
Soft bottom only
Soft bottom (mud/sand/gravel/beach/estuary/mangrove/seagrass)
Sand & gravel
FishBase Habitat
 
Demersal
Feeding
Feeding Group
 
No Data
Carnivore
Diet
 
Mobile benthic crustacea (shrimps/crabs)
Bony fishes
No Data
Mobile benthic gastropods/bivalves
Reproduction
Egg Type
 
Brooded
Pelagic larva
No data
Zoogeography
Global Endemism
 
East Pacific endemic
All species
Tropical Eastern Pacific (TEP) endemic
Regional Endemism
 
Continental TEP endemic
Panamic province endemic
TEP endemic
All species
Continent
Continent only
Residency
 
Resident
Climate Zone
 
Equatorial (Costa Rica to Ecuador + Galapagos, Clipperton, Cocos, Malpelo)
Conservation status
IUCN Red List
 
Data deficient
Listed
CITES
 
Not listed
Size
Length Max
 
7.6
Depth
Depth Range Min
 
9
Depth Range Max
 
20

Range
Note: range polygons may be inaccurate for species known only from a few, widely scattered sites
Based on paint data
Latitude Limit N8.9757
Latitude Limit S8.1352
Longitude Limit W-84.0483
Longitude Limit E-82.2363
Latitudinal Range (N limit – S limit)0.8405
Longitudinal Range (W limit – E limit)-1.812
Range Midpoint (lat/long)8.5555, -83.1423
Range Polygon Area: Km217,244 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long)8.6395, -82.9611
Habitat Area6,804 sq km
Based on point data
Sampling-Point Count :2
Range Polygon Area: Km2:13,813 sq km
Range Polygon Centroid (lat/long):8.415,-82.89
Points
#LatLong
18.11-81.89
28.72-83.89
float(8.9757)