Food and Feeding Habits Summary Galeus melastomus
Main Ref. Carrassón, M., C. Stefanescu and J.E. Cartes, 1992
Fish stage recruits/juv. Mean length 22.50 TL
Sample size 99 Percent empty
Country Spain Locality Catalan Sea, 1988-90
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Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Galeus melastomus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
17.10 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults bony fish
3.60 % zooplankton plank. crust. euphausiids juv./adults euphausiids
79.30 % zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans juv./adults Sergia robusta 371-667 m: decapods (Sergia robusta, Calocaris macandreae)
Entered by Pablico, Grace Tolentino on 05.24.02
Modified by Pablico, Grace Tolentino on 05.16.03
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