Food and Feeding Habits Summary Chaetodon vagabundus
 
Main Ref. Harmelin-Vivien, M.L., 1989
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length NG
Sample size Percent empty
Country Madagascar Locality Tulear.
Period
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Chaetodon vagabundus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
0.60 % detritus detritus debris n.a./others detritus Mucus + organic matter.
0.70 % zoobenthos mollusks gastropods juv./adults Opisthobranch Opisthobranchs.
94.00 % zoobenthos cnidarians hard corals juv./adults Scleractinians 82.5% Scleractinians, 9.8% Alcyonarians, 1.6% Actinians, 0.1% Hydroids.
1.10 % zoobenthos mollusks n.a./other mollusks eggs mollusks
3.30 % zoobenthos worms polychaetes juv./adults Polychaetes 1.5% Polychaetes, 1.8% Pterobranchs.
0.30 % zoobenthos echinoderms sea cucumbers juv./adults Holothurian Holothurian tentacles.
Entered by Miranda, Lilibeth on 12.05.01
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