Food and Feeding Habits Summary Platichthys flesus
 
Main Ref. Thiel, R., T. Mehner, B. Köpcke and R. Kafemann, 1996
Fish stage larvae Mean length 0.10 TL
Sample size 148 Percent empty
Country Germany Locality Elbe Estuary, June 1993, April-July 1994
Period
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Platichthys flesus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
35.21 % zoobenthos benth. crust. benth. copepods juv./adults Harpacticoids 32.39% Harpacticoids
5.20 % zooplankton plank. crust. cladocerans juv./adults Chydorus sphaericus 4.79% Chydorus sphaericus
10.65 % zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods juv./adults Eurytemora affinis 9.8% Eurytemora affinis
13.95 % zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods juv./adults Cyclopoids 12.83% Cyclopoids
35.02 % zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods juv./adults Copepod eggs 32.17% Copepod eggs
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita on 07.29.99
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