Food and Feeding Habits Summary Priacanthus arenatus
Main Ref. Bowman, R.E., C.E. Stillwell, W.L. Michaels and M.D. Grosslein, 2000
Fish stage adults Mean length 18.00 NG
Sample size 2 Percent empty 0
Country USA Locality Middle Atlantic
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Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Priacanthus arenatus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
63.40 % detritus detritus carcasses n.a./others Animal remains Animal remains and miscellaneous.
15.40 % zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans juv./adults Crustacea Unidentified Crustacea.
21.20 % zoobenthos worms polychaetes juv./adults Polychaeta Unidentified Polychaeta.
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