Food and Feeding Habits Summary Selene brevoortii
 
Main Ref. López-Peralta, R.H. and C.A.T. Arcila, 2002
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length 30.30 TL
Sample size 33 Percent empty 39
Country Colombia Locality Southern continental shelf of the Pacific coast of Colombia
Period
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Selene brevoortii
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
33.51 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults Porichthys unidentified 30.47 Porichthys 2.91 Pleuronectiformes 0.13
15.16 % zoobenthos benth. crust. crabs juv./adults Euphylax Euphylax 10.13 Portunus 4.39 Parthenopidae 0.64
4.15 % detritus detritus debris n.a./others debris
14.86 % zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans juv./adults benth. crustaceans
22.93 % zooplankton other plank. invertebrates n.a./other plank. invertebrates juv./adults plank. invertebrates
8.27 % zoobenthos benth. crust. shrimps/prawns juv./adults Trachypeneus Trachypeneus 4.47 Solenocera 1.83 Processa 1.11 unidentified 0.76 Sicyonia 0.10
1.14 % zoobenthos benth. crust. stomatopods juv./adults stomatopods
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