Food and Feeding Habits Summary Lutjanus sanguineus
Main Ref. Bachok, Z., M.I. Mansor and R.M. Noordin, 2004
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length 47.50 TL
Sample size 113 Percent empty
Country Malaysia Locality Terengganu waters, east coast of Peninsular Malaysia, January 1993 to June 1994
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Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Lutjanus sanguineus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
89.00 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults Round scad Round scad
1.10 % zoobenthos benth. crust. crabs juv./adults crabs
0.29 % zoobenthos benth. crust. lobsters juv./adults Flathead locust lobster Flathead locust lobster
0.10 % zoobenthos benth. crust. shrimps/prawns juv./adults Penaeid Penaeid shrimp
9.51 % nekton cephalopods squids/cuttlefish juv./adults Squid Squid
Entered by Pablico, Grace Tolentino on 05.25.05
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