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Nyctiphanes simplex

Predators

Balaenoptera edeni (Bryde's whale)[1]
Balaenoptera musculus (Blue Whale)[2]
Balaenoptera physalus (Fin Whale)[1]
Bellator gymnostethus (Nakedbelly searobin)[3]
Caulolatilus princeps (Bighead tilefish)[4]
Katsuwonus pelamis (White bonito)[5]
Megaptera novaeangliae (Humpback Whale)[6]
Merluccius productus (Whiting)[6]
Mobula japanica (Spinetail mobula)[7]
Mobula thurstoni (smoothtail mobula)[7]
Oncorhynchus tshawytscha (chinook salmon or king salmon)[6]
Prionotus stephanophrys (Blackfin gurnard)[3]
Ptychoramphus aleuticus (Cassin's Auklet)[6]
Scomber japonicus (Striped mackerel)[6]
Sebastes entomelas (Widow rockfish)[6]
Sebastes flavidus (Yellowtail rockfish)[6]
Sebastes jordani (Slender rockfish)[6]
Sebastes melanops (Black bass)[6]
Sebastes pinniger (Rockfish)[6]
Trachurus symmetricus (Scad)[6]

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Citations

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1DIET AND FEEDING BEHAVIOR OF FIN AND BRYDE'S WHALES IN THE CENTRAL GULF OF CALIFORNIA, MEXICO, Bernie R. Tershy, Alejandro Acevedo-G., Dawn Breese and Craig S. Strong, Rev. Inv. Cient. Vol. 1, UABCS, 1993
2Blue whale habitat and prey in the California Channel Islands, Paul C. Fiedler, Stephen B. Reilly, Roger P. Hewitt, David Demer, Valerie A. Philbrick, Susan Smith, Wesley Armstrong, Donald A. Croll, Bernie R. Tershy, Bruce R. Mate, Deep-Sea Research II 45 (1998) 1781-1801
3Trophic comparison among Triglidae (Pisces: Scorpaeniformes) off Baja California Sur, Mexico, Juan Jacobo Schmitter-Sotol and José Luis Castro-Aguirre, Rev. Biol. Trop., 44(2): 803-811, 1996
4FEEDING HABITS OF THE OCEAN WHITEFISH, Caulolatilus princeps JENYNS 1842 (PISCES: BRANCHIOSTEGIDAE), IN LA PAZ BAY, B.C.S., MEXICO, Juan F. Elorduy-Garay, Javier Caraveo-Patiño, Ciencias Marinas (1994), 20(2): 199-218
5THE FOOD OF YELLOWFIN AND SKIPJACK TUNAS IN THE EASTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC OCEAN, FRANKLIN G. ALVERSON, INTER-AMERICAN TROPICAL TUNA COMMISSION Bulletin, Vol. VII, No. 5 (1963)
6Szoboszlai AI, Thayer JA, Wood SA, Sydeman WJ, Koehn LE (2015) Forage species in predator diets: synthesis of data from the California Current. Ecological Informatics 29(1): 45-56. Szoboszlai AI, Thayer JA, Wood SA, Sydeman WJ, Koehn LE (2015) Data from: Forage species in predator diets: synthesis of data from the California Current. Dryad Digital Repository.
7NATURAL HISTORY OF THE RAYS OF THE GENUS MOBULA IN THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA, GIUSEPPE NOTARBARTOLO-DI-SCIARA, FISHERY BULLETIN: VOL. 86, NO. 1, 1988 p. 45-66
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