Food and Feeding Habits Summary Coregonus albula
Main Ref. Næsje, T.F., O.T. Sandlund and B. Jonsson, 1986
Fish stage recruits/juv. Mean length NG
Sample size Percent empty
Country Norway Locality Lake Mjøsa, 1979-1981.
  • January
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  • July
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  • September
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  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Coregonus albula
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
40.40 % zooplankton plank. crust. cladocerans juv./adults Polyphemus pediculus 22.2% Polyphemus pediculus, 9.1% Bosmina spp., 6.1% Leptodora kindti, 3% Daphnia spp.
33.30 % zoobenthos insects insects pupae insects
16.20 % zooplankton plank. crust. n.a./other plank. crustaceans juv./adults Rotatoria Rotatoria.
10.10 % zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods juv./adults Cyclops spp. Cyclops spp.
Entered by Miranda, Lilibeth on 10.29.01
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