Food and Feeding Habits Summary Aluterus monoceros
Main Ref. Gómez-Canchong, P., L. Manjarrés M., L.O. Duarte and J. Altamar, 2004
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length 29.00 NG
Sample size 29 Percent empty
Country Colombia Locality Magdalena
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Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Aluterus monoceros
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
7.43 % plants other plants benthic algae/weeds leaves/blades macroalgae
0.97 % zoobenthos benth. crust. crabs juv./adults crabs
79.45 % detritus detritus debris n.a./others detritus
2.08 % zoobenthos other benth. invertebrates n.a./other benth. invertebrates juv./adults invertebrates invertebrados carnivoros
8.47 % zoobenthos other benth. invertebrates n.a./other benth. invertebrates recruits/juv. invertebrates miscelanea invertebrados filtradores
0.14 % zooplankton other plank. invertebrates n.a./other plank. invertebrates juv./adults zooplankton
1.39 % zoobenthos echinoderms sea stars/brittle stars juv./adults Asteroidea
0.06 % zoobenthos benth. crust. shrimps/prawns juv./adults shrimps
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