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Paralabrax maculatofasciatus (Spotted sand bass; Sea bass)

Synonyms: Serranus maculatofasciatus
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Wikipedia Abstract

The spotted sand bass (Paralabrax maculatofasciatus) is a species of fish in the family Serranidae.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Alto Golfo de California y Delta del Rio Colorado Biosphere Reserve VI 2320468 Sonora, Mexico  
Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary   California, United States
Channel Islands National Park II 139010 California, United States

Prey / Diet

Atherinops affinis (Topsmelt silverside)[1]
Bulla gouldiana (California bubble)[1]
Callinectes arcuatus (arched swimming crab)[1]
Cirolana harfordi (Greedy isopod)[1]
Corophium acherusicum[1]
Fundulus parvipinnis (California killifish)[1]
Hemigrapsus oregonensis (yellow shore crab)[1]
Hippolyte californiensis (California green shrimp)[1]
Ilypnus gilberti (Cheekspot goby)[1]
Isocheles pilosus (moon snail hermit)[1]
Laevicardium substriatum (Pacific eggcockle)[1]
Neotrypaea californiensis (bay ghost shrimp)[1]
Pachygrapsus crassipes (striped shore crab)[1]
Palaemonella holmesi (southern algae shrimp)[1]
Paracerceis cordata (Isopod)[1]
Paralabrax nebulifer (Sea bass)[1]
Portunus xantusii (Xantus swimming crab)[1]
Pyromaia tuberculata (tuberculate pear crab)[1]
Solen rostriformis (rosy jackknife)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Ardea alba (Great Egret)1
Ardea herodias (Great Blue Heron)2
Butorides virescens (Green Heron)1
Caranx caballus (Green jack)1
Caulolatilus princeps (Bighead tilefish)1
Clinocottus analis (Woolly sculpin)2
Coryphaena hippurus (Mahi-mahi)1
Egretta thula (Snowy Egret)4
Embiotoca lateralis (Blue seaperch)1
Gillichthys mirabilis (Longjaw mudsucker)3
Haemulon californiensis (Salema)1
Larus canus (Mew Gull)3
Larus occidentalis (Western Gull)3
Leptocottus armatus (Cabezon)2
Limosa fedoa (Marbled Godwit)2
Lutjanus argentiventris (yellowtail snapper)1
Megaceryle alcyon (Belted Kingfisher)1
Numenius americanus (Long-billed Curlew)2
Numenius phaeopus (Whimbrel)1
Nycticorax nycticorax (Black-crowned Night-Heron)2
Occidentarius platypogon (Cominate sea catfish)1
Pholidapus dybowskii1
Pluvialis squatarola (Grey Plover)1
Procyon lotor (Raccoon)2
Triakis semifasciata (Leopard shark)1
Zapteryx exasperata (Striped guitarfish)2

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Aponurus pyriformis[2]
Cycloplectanum amplidiscatum <Unverified Name>[2]
Dactylostomum winteri[2]
Diplectanum amplidiscatum[2]
Helicometra torta[2]
Helicometrina nimia[2]
Mamaevicotyle villalobosi[2]
Neobenedenia melleni[2]
Opecoelus mexicanus[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo

Range Map

California Current; Eastern Central Pacific: Monterey in California, USA to Mexico, including the Gulf of California. Also reported in Nicaragua (Ref. 13613).; Mexico; Nicaragua; Pacific Central-American Coastal; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; USA (contiguous states);

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1THE FEEDING HABITS OF SPOTTED SAND BASS (PARALABRAX MACULATOFASCIATUS) IN PUNTA BANDA ESTUARY, ENSENADA, BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO, MANUEL MENDOZA-CARRANZA AND JORGE A. ROSALES-CASIÁN, CalCOFl Rep., Vol. 41, 2000, p. 194-200 2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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