Biblio Entry Summary for Echeneis naucrates
Citation McEachran, J.D. and J.D. Fechhelm, 2005, Fishes of the Gulf of Mexico.. Vol. 2. Austin : University of Texas Press. viii+1004p.
Ref. 78464 McEachran, J.D. and J.D. Fechhelm, 2005
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Named Used as Valid Echeneis naucrates
Distribution Western Atlantic it occurs over continental and insular shelves from Nova Scotia and Bermuda to Uruguay, including the Gulf of Mexico, the Bahamas, and the Greater and Lesser Antilles
Quote Feeds on pelagic vertebrates, including sharks, ray- finned fishes, sea turtules, and occasionally humans and boats; max. size: 90 cm SL
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