Food and Feeding Habits Summary Epinephelus sexfasciatus
 
Main Ref. Salini, J.P., S.J.M. Blaber and D.T. Brewer, 1994
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length 15.30 SL
Sample size 29 Percent empty 76
Country Australia Locality Gulf of Carpentaria, 1990
Period
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Epinephelus sexfasciatus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
6.50 % zoobenthos benth. crust. crabs juv./adults crabs
3.80 % zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans juv./adults benth. crustaceans
0.80 % zoobenthos mollusks n.a./other mollusks juv./adults mollusks
46.50 % zoobenthos benth. crust. shrimps/prawns juv./adults shrimps/prawns
0.40 % nekton cephalopods squids/cuttlefish juv./adults squids/cuttlefish
42.00 % zoobenthos benth. crust. stomatopods juv./adults stomatopods
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita on 07.21.99
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