Ecology of Centropristis ocyurus
 
Main Ref. Link, G.W., 1980
Distribution
Marine - Neritic
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
Marine - Oceanic
  • epipelagic
  • mesopelagic
  • epipelagic
  • abyssopelagic
  • hadopelagic
Brackishwater
  • estuaries/lagoons/brackish seas
  • mangroves
  • marshes/swamps
Freshwater
  • rivers/streams
  • lakes/ponds
  • caves
  • exclusively in caves
Highighted items on the list are where Centropristis ocyurus may be found.
Remarks Commonly seen on sand substrate very near the edge of an outcropping or ledge. But prefers hard substrates as it moves near the edge or base of hard bottoms.

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: demersal; Soft Bottom: sand; Hard Bottom;
Substrate Ref. Link, G.W., 1980
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

Associations

Ref.
Associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

Feeding

Feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
Feeding type ref Link, G.W., 1980
Feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
Feeding habit ref Link, G.W., 1980
Trophic level(s)
Original sample Unfished population Remark
Estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
Ref.
From individual food items 3.52 0.53 Trophic level estimated from a number of food items using a randomized resampling routine.
(e.g. 346)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 08.26.15
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