Food and Feeding Habits Summary Naso lopezi
Main Ref. Alcazar, S. and A.C. Alcala, 1977
Fish stage adults Mean length 53.00 SL
Sample size Percent empty
Country Philippines Locality Cebu and Negros Oriental, Central Visayas
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Naso lopezi
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
2.43 % plants other plants benthic algae/weeds n.a./others algae unid. algae & diatoms
32.20 % plants phytoplankton dinoflagellates n.a./others Noctiluca Noctiluca, Peridinium
27.32 % zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans juv./adults Squilla Squilla, Gammarus, Hyperia, Pagurid larvae
17.56 % zoobenthos mollusks n.a./other mollusks juv./adults Cavolina uncinata Cavolina uncinata, Dentalium sp.
20.49 % zooplankton other plank. invertebrates n.a./other plank. invertebrates juv./adults Ctenophora Ctenophora
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita on 02.22.00
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