Food and Feeding Habits Summary Barbodes strigatus
Main Ref. Yap, S.-Y., 1988
Fish stage adults Mean length 15.00 SL
Sample size 12 Percent empty
Country Malaysia Locality Bukit Merah Reservoir, between September 1979 and August 1980
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Barbodes strigatus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
30.00 % plants other plants benthic algae/weeds n.a./others benthic algae/weeds
10.00 % detritus detritus debris n.a./others debris
20.00 % zoobenthos insects insects adults Diptera both aquatic and terrestrial forms of Diptera, Odonata, etc.
5.00 % zooplankton other plank. Invertebrates n.a./other plank. invertebrates juv./adults Paramecium Paramecium, Rotifera, parasitic Nematoda
10.00 % zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods juv./adults Copepoda Copepoda, Cladocera, Decapoda
25.00 % plants other plants terrestrial plants n.a./others plants
Back to Search
Back to Top
cfm script by eagbayani, 01.11.99 ,  php script by rolavides, 07/05/08 ,  last modified by dsantos, 09/02/14