Food and Feeding Habits Summary Myoxocephalus polyacanthocephalus
 
Main Ref. Tokranov, A.M., 1992
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length 60.00 TL
Sample size 407 Percent empty
Country Russia Locality West Kamchatka shelf, 1978-1988
Period
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Myoxocephalus polyacanthocephalus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
51.50 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults Pleuronectidae 24% Pleuronectidae, 11.3% Cottidae, 8% Gadidae, 1.7% Osmeridae, 0.1% Stichaeidae, 0.1% Ammodytidae, 5.8% other fishes
12.90 % zooplankton fish (early stages) fish eggs/larvae eggs fish eggs
32.50 % zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans juv./adults Majidae 27.9% Majidae incl. 1.4% Lithodidae, 1% Crangonidae, 0.5% Pandalidae, 1.7% other decapods
0.90 % zoobenthos worms polychaetes n.a./others Polychaeta 0.8% Polychaeta incl. 0.1% Echiurida
2.20 % nekton cephalopods squids/cuttlefish juv./adults squids/cuttlefish
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita on 03.18.95
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