Food and Feeding Habits Summary Copadichromis quadrimaculatus
 
Main Ref. Walczak, P.S., 1982
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length 10.00 TL
Sample size Percent empty
Country Malawi Locality Lake Malawi.
Period
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Copadichromis quadrimaculatus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
46.00 % plants other plants benthic algae/weeds leaves/blades benthic algae/weeds
4.00 % zooplankton plank. crust. cladocerans n.a./others cladocerans
4.00 % zoobenthos insects insects larvae Chaoborus edulis Chaoborus edulis
46.00 % zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods juv./adults plank. copepods
Entered by Kaunda, Emmanuel on 09.24.92
Modified by Pablico, Grace Tolentino on 05.27.03
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