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Jenkinsia lamprotaenia (Sweethead fry; Sprat; Small herring; Key sardine; Green fry; Fray; Dwarf round herring; Dwarf herring; Blue fry)

Synonyms: Clupea lamprotaenia; Jenjinsia lamprotaenia; Jenkinsia bermudana; Jenkinsia lamproteania; Jenkinsia viridis; Stolephorus viridis
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Everglades and Dry Tortugas Biosphere Reserve   Florida, United States  
Reserva de la Biosfera de Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve VI 1312618 Mexico  
Seaflower Marine Protected Area 15125514 Colombia      

Prey / Diet

Acartia lilljeborgii[1]
Acartia spinata[1]
Acartia tonsa[1]
Brachyscelus crusculum[1]
Candacia pachydactyla[2]
Centropages furcatus[1]
Corycaeus amazonicus[1]
Corycaeus subulatus[2]
Euchaeta marina[2]
Eurydice littoralis[1]
Euterpina acutifrons[1]
Farranula gracilis[1]
Flaccisagitta enflata[1]
Fritillaria haplostoma[1]
Glossocephalus milneedwardsi[1]
Krohnitta subtilis[1]
Labidocera acutifrons[1]
Lestrigonus bengalensis[1]
Metis holothuriae[2]
Microsetella rosea[1]
Oikopleura dioica[1]
Oikopleura longicauda[1]
Oithona colcarva[1]
Oithona nana[1]
Oithona oculata[1]
Oithona plumifera[1]
Oithona simplex[1]
Oncaea mediterranea[1]
Oncaea venusta[1]
Paracalanus aculeatus[1]
Paracalanus crassirostris[1]
Paracalanus parvus[1]
Penilia avirostris[1]
Serratosagitta serratodentata[1]
Undinula vulgaris[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Abudefduf saxatilis (Sergeant-major)1
Amblycirrhitus pinos (Redspotted Hawkflsh)3
Chromis cyanea (Blue chromis)1
Chromis multilineata (Yellow-edge chromis)1
Clepticus parrae (Sorrel chub)2
Decapterus punctatus (Summer stonebrass)1
Haemulon aurolineatum (Seize)1
Harengula clupeola (Sardine)2
Opisthonema oglinum (Atlantic thread herring)1
Rhomboplites aurorubens (Vermillion snapper)1
Selar crumenophthalmus (Steenbrass)2
Thalassoma bifasciatum (Tikitiki)1
Xyrichtys splendens (Green Razorfish)3

Predators

Abudefduf saxatilis (Sergeant-major)[1]
Bothus lunatus (Solefish)[1]
Caranx ruber (Bar jack)[1]
Carcharhinus limbatus (Spot-fin ground shark)[1]
Carcharhinus perezii (Caribbean reef shark)[1]
Epinephelus striatus (White grouper)[1]
Hemiramphus balao (Balao)[1]
Hemiramphus brasiliensis (Ballyhoo halfbeak)[1]
Heteropriacanthus cruentatus (Rock bullseye)[1]
Lutjanus apodus (Schooly)[1]
Lutjanus cyanopterus (Guasinuco)[1]
Lutjanus griseus (Snapper)[1]
Lutjanus jocu (Snuggletooth snapper)[1]
Lutjanus synagris (Walliacke)[1]
Mycteroperca tigris (Tiger rockfish)[1]
Ocyurus chrysurus (Yellowtail snapper)[1]
Opistognathus macrognathus (spotfin jawfish)[1]
Platybelone argalus (keeltail needlefish)[1]
Rhizoprionodon porosus (Snook shark)[1]
Scomberomorus cavalla (Spanish mackerel)[1]
Scomberomorus regalis (painted mackerel)[1]
Scorpaena brasiliensis (Barbfish)[1]
Scorpaena plumieri (Pacific spotted scorpionfish)[1]
Sphyraena barracuda (Striped seapike)[1]
Synodus intermedius (Sand diver)[1]
Trachinotus goodei (Zelwan)[1]
Trachinotus paitensis (Paloma pompano)[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Bermuda Aquarium Museum and Zoo

Distribution

Western Central Atlantic: Bermuda, Florida (USA), Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean south to Tobago. Antilles (Ref. 26938).;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Food Habits of Reef Fishes of the West Indies, John E. Randall, Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. 5, 665–847 (1967)
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