Food and Feeding Habits Summary Chaetodon rafflesii
Main Ref. Sano, M., M. Shimizu and Y. Nose, 1984
Fish stage recruits/juv. Mean length 6.60 SL
Sample size 2 Percent empty
Country Ryukyu Is. Locality Minatogawa, Okinawa Is.
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Chaetodon rafflesii
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
10.00 % zoobenthos cnidarians hard corals juv./adults scleractinian polyps scleractinian polyps
67.00 % zoobenthos cnidarians n.a./other polyps juv./adults sea anemones sea anemones
1.00 % zoobenthos cnidarians n.a./other polyps n.a./others polyps
2.00 % zoobenthos cnidarians n.a./other polyps n.a./others octocorallian polyps octocorallian polyps
20.00 % zoobenthos worms polychaetes juv./adults polychaetes
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita on 09.27.93
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