Food and Feeding Habits Summary Naso lopezi
Main Ref. Alcazar, S. and A.C. Alcala, 1977
Fish stage adults Mean length 48.00 SL
Sample size Percent empty
Country Philippines Locality Cebu and Negros Oriental, Central Visayas
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Naso lopezi
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
2.99 % plants other plants benthic algae/weeds n.a./others algae unid. algae & diatoms
9.30 % plants phytoplankton dinoflagellates n.a./others Noctiluca Noctiluca
20.30 % zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans juv./adults Squilla Squilla, Gammarus, Hyperia, Calanoid & Cyclopoid copepods, Pagurid larvae
15.03 % zoobenthos mollusks n.a./other mollusks juv./adults Limacina unid. cowrie, Limacina
52.37 % zooplankton other plank. invertebrates n.a./other plank. invertebrates juv./adults Ctenophora Ctenophora
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