Food and Feeding Habits Summary Alosa tanaica
Main Ref. Moskvin, B.S., 1940
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length
Sample size 120 Percent empty
Country Russia Locality NE Black Sea
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Alosa tanaica
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
15.70 % plants other plants benthic algae/weeds leaves/blades benthic algae/weeds
27.40 % plants phytoplankton n.a./other phytoplankton n.a./others phytoplankton
56.90 % zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods juv./adults plank. copepods
Entered by Orlov, Alexei on 03.28.06
Modified by Orlov, Alexei on 03.28.06
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