Food and Feeding Habits Summary Muraenolepis microps
 
Main Ref. Mc Kenna, J.E. Jr., 1991
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length NG
Sample size 6 Percent empty
Country S. Georg. Sandw. Locality Antarctica, 1987-1988.
Period
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Muraenolepis microps
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
9.60 % zoobenthos benth. crust. amphipods juv./adults amphipods
9.50 % zoobenthos sponges/tunicates ascidians juv./adults ascidians
25.50 % nekton finfish bony fish recruits/juv. bony fish
2.00 % zooplankton plank. crust. euphausiids juv./adults euphausiids
16.70 % zoobenthos worms non-annelids juv./adults Echiurida unidentified Echiurida
31.10 % zoobenthos worms polychaetes juv./adults polychaetes
5.60 % zoobenthos benth. crust. shrimps/prawns juv./adults shrimps/prawns
Entered by Gutierrez, Suzette on 04.02.01
Modified by Pablico, Grace Tolentino on 09.10.04
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