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Thysanoessa inermis

Attributes

Speed [1]  0.09 MPH (.042 m/s)

Predators

Atheresthes evermanni (Kamchatka flounder)[2]
Atheresthes stomias (Turbot)[2]
Balaenoptera acutorostrata (Minke Whale)[3]
Balaenoptera musculus (Blue Whale)[3]
Balaenoptera physalus (Fin Whale)[3]
Bathyraja aleutica (Aleutian skate)[4]
Bathyraja interrupta (Sandpaper skate)[4]
Brachyramphus marmoratus (Marbled Murrelet)[5]
Cepphus columba (Pigeon Guillemot)[3]
Chroicocephalus philadelphia (Bonaparte's Gull)[6]
Fratercula arctica (Atlantic Puffin)[7]
Fulmarus glacialis (Northern Fulmar)[8]
Limanda aspera (Yellowfin sole)[9]
Mallotus villosus (Capelin)[10]
Megaptera novaeangliae (Humpback Whale)[3]
Nansenia candida (Bluethroat argentine)[11]
Pleurogrammus monopterygius (Atka mackerel)[12]
Puffinus tenuirostris (Short-tailed Shearwater)[8]
Raja rhina (Longnose skate)[4]
Rissa tridactyla (Black-legged Kittiwake)[3]
Sterna paradisaea (Arctic Tern)[6]
Synthliboramphus antiquus (Ancient Murrelet)[3]
Theragra chalcogramma (Whiting)[9]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Anisakis simplex[13]
Nybelinia surmenicola[13]

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Brinton E., Ohman M.D., Townsend A.W., Knight M.D. & Bridgeman A.L., 22-Nov-2002, ETI WBD: World Biodiversity Database (Euphausiacea) in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1"Pelagic Fishes and Their Macroplankton Prey: Swimming Speeds", Sergey M. Ignatyev, Proceedings • Forage Fishes in Marine Ecosystems, Alaska Sea Grant College Program, AK-SG-97-01, 1997, p. 31-39 2MS Yang, PA Livingston, Food habits and diet overlap of two congeneric species, Athersthes stomias and Atheresthes evermanni, in the eastern Bering Sea NOAA Fishery Bulletin Vol. 84 No. 3, 1986 3Food Web Relationships of Northern Puget Sound and the Strait of Juan de Fuca : a Synthesis of the Available Knowledge, Charles A. Simenstad, Bruce S. Miller, Carl F. Nyblade, Kathleen Thornburgh, and Lewis J. Bledsoe, EPA-600 7-29-259 September 1979 4Diet and trophic ecology of skates in the Gulf of Alaska (Raja and Bathyraja spp.): ecological information for ecosystem–based management of demersal resources, David A. Ebert, Joseph J. Bizzarro, Simon C. Brown, Mariah D. Boyle, and Gregor M. Cailliet, NPRB Project 621 Final Report (2008) 5Marbled Murrelet Food Habits and Prey Ecology, Esther E. Burkett, USDA Forest Service Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-152. 1995., Chap 22, p. 223-246 6FEEDING ECOLOGY OF NONBREEDING POPULATIONS OF LARIDS OFF DEER ISLAND, NEW BRUNSWICK, B. M. BRAUNE AND D. E. GASKIN, The Auk 99: 67-76. January 1982 7Winter Diet of Atlantic Puffins (Fratercula arctica) in the Northeast Atlantic, Knud Falk, Jens-Kjeld Jensen and Kaj Kampp, Colonial Waterbirds, Vol. 15, No. 2 (1992), pp. 230-235 8Seabird distribution, abundance and diets in the eastern and central Aleutian Islands, J. JAHNCKE, K. O. COYLE AND GEORGE L. HUNT, JR, Fish. Oceanogr. 14 (Suppl. 1), 160–177, 2005 9Groundfish Food Habits and Predation on Commercially Important Prey Species in the Eastern Bering Sea From 1997 Through 2001, Lang, G. M., P. A. Livingston, and K. A. Dodd, 2005, U.S. Dep. Comer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-158, 230 p. 10Comparative analysis of the feeding ecology of two pelagic forage fishes: capelin Mallotus villosus and walleye pollock Theragra chalcogramma, Matthew T. Wilson, Christina M. Jump, Janet T. Duffy-Anderson, Mar Ecol Prog Ser 317: 245–258, 2006 11Yang, M-S. 2011. Diet of nineteen mesopelagic fishes in the Gulf of Alaska. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-229, 67 p. 12The trophic role of Atka mackerel, Pleurogrammus monopterygius, in the Aleutian Islands area, Mei-Sun Yang, Fish. Bull. 97(4):1047-1057 (1999) 13Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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