Food habits of the hollowsnout grenadier, Caelorinchus caelorhincus (Risso, 1810), in the Aegean Sea, Turkey


SEVER T. M. , FİLİZ H., BAYHAN B. , TAŞKAVAK E. , BİLGE G.

BELGIAN JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY, cilt.138, ss.81-84, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 138 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Dergi Adı: BELGIAN JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.81-84

Özet

Stomach contents of 148 hollowsnout grenadier, Caelorinchus caelorhincus (RISSO, 1810), were examined. Crustaceans were found to be most important prey group in the diet. Polychaetes constituted the second most important prey group. Chaetognathans were only occasionally eaten.