Ecology of Scaphirhynchus platorynchus
 
Main Ref. Modde, T. and J.C. Schmulbach, 1977
Distribution
Marine - Neritic
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
Marine - Oceanic
  • epipelagic
  • mesopelagic
  • epipelagic
  • abyssopelagic
  • hadopelagic
Brackishwater
  • estuaries/lagoons/brackish seas
  • mangroves
  • marshes/swamps
Freshwater
  • rivers/streams
  • lakes/ponds
  • caves
  • exclusively in caves
Highighted items on the list are where Scaphirhynchus platorynchus may be found.
Remarks Feeds mainly on insects (Ref. 30604).

Substrate

Substrate Soft Bottom: sand;
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

Associations

Ref.
Associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

Feeding

Feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
Feeding type ref Modde, T. and J.C. Schmulbach, 1977
Feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
Feeding habit ref
Trophic level(s)
Original sample Unfished population Remark
Estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition 3.50 0.27 3.09 0.36 Troph of adults from 3 studies.
Ref. Modde, T. and J.C. Schmulbach, 1977
From individual food items
(e.g. 346)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita on 08.06.99
Modified by OrtaƱez, Auda Kareen on 09.23.08
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