Food and Feeding Habits Summary Priacanthus arenatus
Main Ref. Gómez-Canchong, P., L. Manjarrés M., L.O. Duarte and J. Altamar, 2004
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length NG
Sample size 21 Percent empty
Country Colombia Locality Magdalena and La Guajira
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  • November
  • December
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
0.50 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults Lenguados
3.56 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults Anguiliformes
43.59 % zoobenthos benth. crust. crabs juv./adults crabs Cangrejos y otros crustáceos
8.04 % detritus detritus debris n.a./others detritus
1.66 % zoobenthos other benth. invertebrates n.a./other benth. invertebrates juv./adults invertebrates Miscelánea invertebrados filtradores
12.82 % nekton finfish n.a./other finfish n.a./others fisheries Miscelánea peces medianos no descartados por pesquería
5.41 % zooplankton other plank. invertebrates n.a./other plank. invertebrates recruits/juv. zooplankton
0.34 % zoobenthos worms polychaetes juv./adults Polychaeta
15.22 % zoobenthos benth. crust. shrimps/prawns juv./adults shrimps
8.84 % nekton cephalopods squids/cuttlefish juv./adults squids Pulpos y calamares
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