Food and Feeding Habits Summary Halichoerus grypus
 
Main Ref. Thompson, P.M., B.J. McConnell, D.J. Tollit, A. McKay, C. Hunter and P.A. Racey, 1996
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length none
Sample size Percent empty
Country UK Scotland Locality Moray Firth
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
0.81 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults clupeids
7.10 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults gadids 7% Gadids.
14.42 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults Platichthys flesus
69.66 % nekton finfish bony fish juv./adults sand eels
8.00 % zoobenthos mollusks octopi juv./adults Octopus sp
Entered by Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 01.28.08
Modified by Guerzon, Lorielle Ivy on 01.30.08
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