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Centropomus undecimalis


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lexID:
4516 
AphiaID:
280068 
Scientific:
Centropomus undecimalis 
German:
Snook 
English:
Common Snook 
Category:
Inne ryby 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Centropomidae (Family) > Centropomus (Genus) > undecimalis (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bloch, ), 1792 
Occurrence:
USA, the Cayman Islands, Florida, Guatemala, the Caribbean, the Netherlands Antilles, The Bahamas, Jamaica, Sint Eustatius and Saba, Venezuela, Costa Rica, French Guiana, Haiti, Columbia, Panama, Saint Lucia, Barbados, Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, the Canary Islands, Saint Martin / Sint Maarten, Suriname, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Ameryka Południowa, Anguilla, Antigua i Barbuda, Belize, Bermudy, Boliwia, Brazylia, Brytyjskie Wyspy Dziewicze, Curacao, Dominika, Grenada, Honduras, Martynika, Montserrat, Saint Kitts i Nevis, Trynidad i Tobago, Virgin Islands, U.S., Wyspy Turks i Caicos, Zatoka Meksykańska 
Sea depth:
1 - 25 Meter 
Size:
36 cm - 140 cm 
Weight:
24,3 kg 
Temperature:
25°C - 31°C 
Food:
Predatory, homary, kraby, kraby, krewetki, krewetki, krewetki modliszkowe, kryl, langusty, małe ryby, mysis, skorupiaki 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
  • Centropomus armatus
  • Centropomus ensiferus
  • Centropomus medius
  • Centropomus mexicanus
  • Centropomus nigrescens
  • Centropomus parallelus
  • Centropomus pectinatus
  • Centropomus poeyi
  • Centropomus robalito
 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-08-07 16:19:03 

Husbandry

Distribution
Western Atlantic: southern Florida (USA), southeastern coast of the Gulf of Mexico, most of the Antilles and Caribbean coast of Central and South America extending southward to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; also North Carolina and Texas, USA

Inhabits coastal waters, estuaries and lagoons, penetrating into freshwater; usually at depths less than 20 m.
Feeds on fishes (Gobiidae, Gerreidae, Engraulidae) and crustaceans (shrimps and crabs).

Congregates at mouths of passes and rivers during the spawning season, May through September.
Seasonal movements into freshwater occur but poorly understood. Marketed fresh.
Valued game fish and an excellent food fish.
The world record for hook and line is a 53-lb., 10 ounce fish caught at Parismina Ranch, Costa Rica.

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