Food and Feeding Habits: Diet Composition Myoxocephalus scorpius
n = 15
Main Food Percent
Trophic Level
(y)
Predator Life Stage Country Locality Ref.
plants 50 2.6 larvae USA Maine Estuary, 1973 13548
plants 94 2.1 larvae USA Maine Estuary, 1973 13548
zooplankton 94 3.1 larvae USA Maine Estuary, 1973 13548
zooplankton 73 3.1 larvae USA Maine Estuary, 1973 13548
zooplankton 90 3.1 larvae USA Maine Estuary, 1973 13548
zooplankton 92 3.1 larvae USA Maine Estuary, 1973 13548
zooplankton 95 3.1 larvae USA Maine Estuary, 1973 13548
zooplankton 31 2.9 larvae USA Maine Estuary, 1973 13548
nekton 90 4.4 recruits/juv. UK Scotland Ardmucknish Bay 28130
zoobenthos 56 3.9 adults USA Scotian Shelf 37512
nekton 19 3.6 juv./adults South Chukchi Sea 121342
zoobenthos 25 3.6 juv./adults North Chukchi Sea 121342
zooplankton 41 3.3 juv./adults West Beaufort Sea 121342
zoobenthos 58 3.5 juv./adults Alaska 121629
zoobenthos 63 3.4 juv./adults Northeast Bering Sea 118384
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