Food and Feeding Habits Summary Halichoerus grypus
 
Main Ref. Prime, J.H. and P.S. Hammond, 1990
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length none
Sample size Percent empty
Country UK Locality Donna Nook, Lincolnshire on the south bank of River Humber
Period
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Halichoerus grypus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
1.60 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults sea scorpion 1.4% Sea scorpion.
2.74 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults herring 2.4% Herring.
2.96 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults sandeels 2.6% Sandeels.
3.31 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults bullrout 2.9% Bullrout.
3.31 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults dragonet 2.9% Dragonet.
4.79 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults whiting 4.2% Whiting.
7.30 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults dab 6.4% Dab.
13.91 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults dover sole 12.2% Dover sole.
16.88 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults cod 14.8% Cod.
43.22 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults plaice 37.9% Plaice.
Entered by Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 01.16.08
Modified by Palomares, Maria Lourdes D. on 01.29.08
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