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Trichiurus margarites (hairtail)

Language: Mandarin Chinese

Prey / Diet

Abralia andamanica[1]
Acetes chinensis (northern mauxia shrimp)[1]
Acropoma japonicum (Blackmouth splitfin)[1]
Bregmaceros nectabanus (Australian codlet)[1]
Bregmaceros rarisquamosus (Bigeye codlet)[1]
Callionymus japonicus (Japanese dragonet)[1]
Decapterus maruadsi (White-tipped mackerel scad)[1]
Encrasicholina heteroloba (Shorthead anchovy)[1]
Engraulis japonicus (Japanese anchovy)[1]
Equulites lineolatus (lined ponyfish)[1]
Heterocarpoides levicarina (dorodotes shrimp)[1]
Leptochela gracilis (lesser glass shrimp)[1]
Nemipterus virgatus (besugo)[1]
Photopectoralis bindus (Silver bellies)[1]
Platybelone argalus platyura (Stickfish)[1]
Sardinella jussieu (Mauritian sardinella)[1]
Secutor ruconius (pignosed ponyfish)[1]
Solenocera melantho[1]
Stolephorus commersonnii (Commerson's anchovy)[1]
Thryssa setirostris (Orangemouth thryssa)[1]
Trachurus japonicus (Japanese scad)[1]
Trichiurus lepturus (Atlantic Cutlassfish)[1]
Trichiurus margarites (hairtail)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acanthocybium solandri (Wahoo fish)1
Acropoma japonicum (Blackmouth splitfin)1
Alcichthys elongatus1
Champsodon snyderi (Bentooth)1
Chirocentrus nudus (smooth wolf herring)1
Cleisthenes herzensteini (pointhead flounder)1
Cynoglossus joyneri (Red tongue sole)1
Gadus chalcogrammus (Whiting)1
Gymnocanthus intermedius (Sculpin)1
Harpadon nehereus (Bombay duck)1
Hexagrammos otakii (Greenling)1
Istiophorus platypterus (Atlantic sailfish)2
Katsuwonus pelamis (White bonito)1
Larimichthys polyactis (Yellowfish)1
Liparis tanakae (Tanaka's snailfish)1
Lophius litulon (Anglerfish)2
Paralichthys olivaceus (Olive flounder)1
Physiculus japonicus (Japanese codling)1
Saurida tumbil (Greater lizardfish)2
Scomberomorus niphonius (Spotted Spanish mackerel)2
Terapon jarbua (Tiger-perch)1
Thunnus tonggol (Oriental bonito)2
Trichiurus lepturus (Atlantic Cutlassfish)13
Zeus faber (European john dory)3

Predators

Trichiurus margarites (hairtail)[1]

Distribution

Japan; Northwest Pacific: Japan.; Pacific, Northwest;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Feeding ecology of hairtail Trichiurus margarites and largehead hairtail Trichiurus lepturus in the Beibu Gulf, the South China Sea, YAN Yunrong (颜云榕), HOU Gang (侯刚), CHEN Junlan (陈骏岚), LU Huosheng (卢伙胜), JIN Xianshi (金显仕), Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology, Vol. 29 No. 1, P. 174-183, 2011
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