Food and Feeding Habits Summary Scartella cristata
 
Main Ref. Randall, J.E., 1967
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length 7.00 SL
Sample size 22 Percent empty 5
Country Puerto Rico Locality Also U.S. Virgin Islands, Nov. 1958 - Jun. 1961.
Period
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Scartella cristata
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
99.20 % plants other plants benthic algae/weeds n.a./others Acanthophora Acanthophora, Amphiroa, Bryopsis, Caulerpa, Hypnea, Ceramium, Dictyota, Laurencia, Lyngbya
0.80 % zoobenthos mollusks gastropods juv./adults Acmaeidae Acmaeidae
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita on 07.18.94
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