Food and Feeding Habits Summary Clupea harengus
Main Ref. Last, J.M., 1987
Fish stage recruits/juv. Mean length 12.00 SL
Sample size Percent empty
Country UK Engld Wal Locality N of 53°N, 1984
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Clupea harengus
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
8.69 % zooplankton plank. crust. mysids juv./adults mysids
50.00 % zooplankton plank. crust. n.a./other plank. crustaceans larvae Porcellana Porcellana zoea & megalopae
13.04 % zoobenthos worms non-annelids juv./adults Nemertea Nemertea
9.78 % zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods juv./adults Pseudocalanus Pseudocalanus & Paracalanus
18.47 % zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods juv./adults Temora longicaudata Temora longicaudata
Entered by Sa-a, Pascualita on 08.02.95
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