Food and Feeding Habits Summary Tropheus moorii
Main Ref. Takamura, K., 1984
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length 7.50 TL
Sample size 39 Percent empty
Country Congo Dem Rp Locality Luhanga, on the northwestern shore of Lake Tanganyika, October 1979-March 1980
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  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Tropheus moorii
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
88.00 % plants other plants benthic algae/weeds n.a./others algae filamentous algae
1.00 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults bony fish
11.00 % plants phytoplankton n.a./other phytoplankton n.a./others algae unid. Unicellular algae
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita on 03.20.99
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