Caulolatilus affinis, Bighead tilefish : fisheries

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Caulolatilus affinis Gill, 1865

Bighead tilefish
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Actinopterygii (strålfeniga fiskar) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Malacanthidae (Tilefishes) > Latilinae
Etymology: Caulolatilus: Greek, kaulos = stem, stalk + Latin, latus = wide (Ref. 45335).  More on author: Gill.

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ekologi

; marina; brackvatten bottenlevande; djupintervall 30 - 185 m (Ref. 9119).   Tropical; 33°N -

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Eastern Pacific: Gulf of California to Peru.

Size / Vikt / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 49.5 cm TL hane/ej könsbestämd; (Ref. 5592); common length : 45.0 cm TL hane/ej könsbestämd; (Ref. 9119); publicerad maxvikt: 680.00 g (Ref. 40637)

Biologi     Ordlista (t.ex. epibenthic)

Inhabits rocky and sandy bottoms, near isolated reefs (Ref. 9119). Mature females are encountered in April and November in the Gulf of California, Mexico and in September in Colombia, Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands (Ref. 9119). Marketed fresh or frozen and considered of excellent quality for human consumption (Ref. 9119).

Life cycle and mating behavior Könsmognad | Reproduktion | Lek | Ägg | Fecundity | Larver

Main reference Upload your references | referenser | Koordinator : Dooley, James | Medarbetare

Dooley, J.K., 1978. Systematics and biology of the tilefishes (Perciformes: Branchiostegidae and Malacanthidae) with descriptions of two new species. NOAA Tech. Rep. NMFS Circ. No. 411:1-78. (Ref. 8991)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)

  Least Concern (LC) ; Date assessed: 23 May 2007

CITES (Ref. 118484)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless





Human uses

Fiskeri: kommersiell
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Estimates based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 13.5 - 21.7, mean 15.8 (based on 66 cells).
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = 0.5005   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Trofisk nivå (Ref. 69278):  3.7   ±0.5 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Generation time: 11.9 ( na - na) years. Estimated as median LN(3)/K based on 2 growth studies.
Resiliens (Ref. 120179):  Låg, lägsta populationsfördubblingstid 4,5-14 år (k=0.09-0.17).
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153):  Moderate to high vulnerability (51 of 100) .
Price category (Ref. 80766):   Very high.