Ecology of Centropomus robalito
Main Ref. González, G.D. and L.A. Soto, 1988
Marine - Neritic
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
Marine - Oceanic
  • epipelagic
  • mesopelagic
  • epipelagic
  • abyssopelagic
  • hadopelagic
  • estuaries/lagoons/brackish seas
  • mangroves
  • marshes/swamps
  • rivers/streams
  • lakes/ponds
  • caves
  • exclusively in caves
Highighted items on the list are where Centropomus robalito may be found.
Remarks Mainly in estuaries but also enters freshwater to an elevation of 50 m. Mainly eats fish, benthic organisms like crustaceans and mollusks (Ref. 9595, 36880).


Substrate Ref.
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.


Associated with
Association remarks


Feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
Feeding type ref González, G.D. and L.A. Soto, 1988
Feeding habit variable
Feeding habit ref González, G.D. and L.A. Soto, 1988
Trophic level(s)
Original sample Unfished population Remark
Estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition 3.64 0.47
Ref. González, G.D. and L.A. Soto, 1988
From individual food items 3.78 0.59 Trophic level estimated from a number of food items using a randomized resampling routine.
(e.g. 346)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita on 09.20.95
Modified by Pablico, Grace Tolentino on 09.13.07
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