Food and Feeding Habits Summary Echeneis naucrates
Main Ref. Kulbicki, M., Y.-M. Bozec, P. Labrosse, Y. Letourneur, G. Mou-Tham and L. Wantiez, 2005
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length 65.00 FL
Sample size 14 Percent empty
Country New Caledonia Locality 1985-1997
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Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Echeneis naucrates
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
21.00 % plants other plants benthic algae/weeds leaves/blades benthic algae/weeds
7.00 % zoobenthos mollusks bivalves juv./adults bivalves
22.00 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults bony fish
29.00 % zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans juv./adults benth. crustaceans
21.00 % zoobenthos echinoderms n.a./other echinoderms juv./adults echinoderms
Entered by Pablico, Grace Tolentino on 01.20.06
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