Ecology of Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis
Main Ref. Nielsen, J.G., 1986
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 Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis may be found.
Remarks Feeds mainly on fish, but also squids and crustaceans (Ref. 4703).


Substrate Soft Bottom
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.


Associated with
Association remarks


Feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
Feeding type ref Nielsen, J.G., 1986
Feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
Feeding habit ref Nielsen, J.G., 1986
Trophic level(s)
Original sample Unfished population Remark
Estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition 4.34 0.13 Troph of juv./adults from 67 studies.
Ref. Morte, S., M.J. Redon and A. Sanz-Brau, 1999
From individual food items 3.51 0.69 Trophic level estimated from a number of food items using a randomized resampling routine.
(e.g. 346)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 12.17.90
Modified by Pablico, Grace Tolentino on 09.13.04
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