Food and Feeding Habits Summary Coelorinchus caelorhincus
Main Ref. Langton, R.W. and R.E. Bowman, 1980
Fish stage adults Mean length 19.30 FL
Sample size 11 Percent empty 36
Country USA Locality Northwestern Atlantic, from Cape Hatteras, N.C. to Nova Scotia, 1969-1972
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Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Coelorinchus caelorhincus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
2.80 % detritus detritus carcasses n.a./others animal remains animal remains
36.60 % detritus detritus carcasses n.a./others Animal remains Animal remains considered carcasses.
1.20 % zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans juv./adults Other crustaceans Other crustaceans.
23.60 % zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans juv./adults Decapoda Decapoda, etc
35.80 % zoobenthos worms polychaetes juv./adults polychaetes
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita on 03.11.95
Modified by Miranda, Lilibeth on 05.17.01
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