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Haemulon aurolineatum (Seize; Tomtate; Tomtate grunt; White grunt; Yellow tomtate; Yellow-lined tomtate; Young grunt; Caesar; Gold-lined grunt; Redmouth grunt; Sandy goggle)

Synonyms: Bathystoma aurolineatum; Bathystoma aurolineatum angustum; Bathystoma rimator; Haemulon rimator
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Banco Chinchorro Biosphere Reserve VI 358906 Mexico    
Cayos Cochinos Archipelago National Park Natural Marine Monument   Honduras  
Everglades and Dry Tortugas Biosphere Reserve   Florida, United States  
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary IV 2387149 Florida, United States
Isla Mujeres, Punta Cancun y Punta Nizuc National Park II 21428 Quintana Roo, Mexico    
Parque Marino Nacional Sistema Arrecifal Veracruzano National Park II 129688 Mexico      
Reserva de la Biosfera de Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve VI 1312618 Mexico  
Saba Marine Park National Marine Park II 5573 Netherlands Antilles  

Prey / Diet

Abylopsis tetragona[1]
Acantholobulus bermudensis (strongtooth mud crab)[1]
Acartia lilljeborgi[1]
Acartia spinata[1]
Acartia tonsa[1]
Alitta succinea (pile worm)[1]
Alpheus armatus (brown snapping shrimp)[1]
Alpheus armillatus (banded snapping shrimp)[1]
Alpheus cristulifrons (dotted snapping shrimp)[1]
Alpheus floridanus (sand snapping shrimp)[1]
Alpheus formosus (striped snapping shrimp)[1]
Alpheus heterochaelis (bigclaw snapping shrimp)[1]
Alpheus normanni (green snapping shrimp)[1]
Alpheus peasei (orangetail snapping shrimp)[1]
Alvania auberiana (West Indian alvania)[2]
Ambidexter symmetricus[1]
Americardia guppyi (guppy strawberry cockle)[1]
Americardia media (atlantic strawberry cockle)[1]
Anadara notabilis (eared ark)[1]
Anodontia alba (buttercup lucine)[1]
Antillipecten antillarum (Antillean scallop)[1]
Arca zebra (turkey wing)[1]
Arcopsis adamsi (adams ark)[1]
Aricidea catherinae[1]
Armandia maculata[1]
Asaphis deflorata (gaudy sanguin)[1]
Asychis atlanticus[1]
Barbatia candida (white-beard ark)[1]
Barbatia domingensis (white miniature ark)[1]
Brachyscelus crusculum[1]
Caecum pulchellum (beautiful caecum)[2]
Calanopia americana[1]
Calappa ocellata (ocellate box crab)[1]
Calcinus tibicen (orangeclaw hermit)[1]
Caribachlamys ornata (ornate scallop)[1]
Caribachlamys pellucens (knobby scallop)[1]
Cassis tuberosa (Caribbean helmet)[1]
Centropages caribbeanensis[1]
Centropages furcatus[1]
Chama macerophylla (leafy jewelbox)[1]
Chama sarda (cherry jewelbox)[1]
Chione cancellata (cross-barred venus)[1]
Clathrolucina costata (costate lucine)[1]
Codakia orbicularis (tiger lucine)[1]
Coryrhynchus sidneyi (shortfinger neck crab)[1]
Crangon septemspinosa (sevenspine bay shrimp)[3]
Ctena orbiculata (dwarf tiger lucine)[1]
Cyclozodion angustum (nodose box crab)[1]
Cymatium femorale (angular triton)[1]
Cypraecassis testiculus (reticulate cowrie-helmet)[1]
Dallocardia muricata (yellow pricklycockle)[1]
Dermomurex pauperculus (beggar aspella)[1]
Dioithona oculata[1]
Diphyes bojani[1]
Diplodonta caelata (pimpled diplodon)[1]
Diplodonta nucleiformis (nut-shaped diplodon)[1]
Ditrichocorycaeus amazonicus[1]
Ditrichocorycaeus americanus[1]
Epialtus kingsleyi[1]
Epialtus longirostris[1]
Ericerodes gracilipes (unicorn neck crab)[1]
Euchaeta marina[1]
Eudoxoides spiralis[1]
Eulithidium thalassicola (turtlegrass pheasant)[1]
Eurydice littoralis[1]
Euterpina acutifrons[1]
Exogone dispar[1]
Farfantepenaeus duorarum (pink shrimp)[1]
Farranula gracilis[1]
Flaccisagitta enflata[1]
Fritillaria haplostoma[1]
Fulvia laevigata[1]
Glossocephalus milneedwardsi[1]
Gnathophylloides mineri (squat urchin shrimp)[1]
Gouldia cerina (waxy gouldclam)[1]
Hippolyte pleuracanthus (false zostera shrimp)[1]
Hippolyte zostericola (zostera shrimp)[1]
Isognomon bicolor (bicolored purse-oyster)[1]
Isognomon radiatus (lister purse-oyster)[1]
Krohnitta subtilis[1]
Labidocera acutifrons[1]
Laevichlamys multisquamata (many-ribbed scallop)[1]
Leiosolenus bisulcatus (mahogany datemussel)[1]
Lensia subtiloides[1]
Lestrigonus bengalensis[1]
Lima lima (spiny fileclam)[1]
Limaria pellucida (Antillean fileclam)[1]
Lirophora paphia[1]
Lithophaga teres (black datemussel)[1]
Lobatus costatus (milk conch)[1]
Lobatus gallus (roostertail conch)[1]
Lobatus gigas (pink or queen conch)[1]
Lucina pensylvanica (Pennsylvania lucine)[1]
Lumbrineris verrilli[1]
Microphrys antillensis (lobed decorator crab)[1]
Microphrys bicornutus (speck-claw decorator crab)[1]
Microphrys interruptus[1]
Microsetella rosea[1]
Mithraculus cinctimanus (banded clinging crab)[1]
Mithraculus ruber[1]
Mithrax aculeatus[1]
Modiolus americanus (American horsemussel)[1]
Modulus modulus (buttonsnail)[1]
Monoculodes nyei[1]
Monoplex nicobaricus (goldmouth triton)[1]
Mysia pellucida[1]
Mysidium columbiae[1]
Mysidopsis furca[1]
Nephtys cryptomma[1]
Nephtys picta[1]
Oikopleura dioica[1]
Oikopleura longicauda[1]
Oithona colcarva[1]
Oithona nana[1]
Oithona plumifera[1]
Oithona simplex[1]
Oncaea mediterranea[1]
Oncaea venusta[1]
Pachycheles riisei (Riise porcelain crab)[1]
Pachygrapsus transversus (mottled shore crab)[1]
Paguristes grayi (Gray's hermit crab)[1]
Pagurus bonairensis[1]
Pagurus brevidactylus (Hermit crab)[1]
Panopeus occidentalis (furrowed mud crab)[1]
Papyridea soleniformis (spiny papercockle)[1]
Paracalanus aculeatus[1]
Paracalanus parvus[1]
Parametopella texensis[1]
Parapinnixa bouvieri[1]
Parapinnixa hendersoni[1]
Paraprionospio pinnata[1]
Parvocalanus crassirostris[1]
Penilia avirostris[1]
Periclimenes americanus (American grass shrimp)[1]
Periclimenes longicaudatus (longtail grass shrimp)[1]
Periglypta listeri (princess venus)[1]
Petrolisthes galathinus (banded porcelain crab)[1]
Pilumnus dasypodus (shortspine hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus lacteus (velvet hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus marshi (quadrate hairy crab)[1]
Pilumnus pannosus (beaded hairy crab)[1]
Pinna carnea (amber penshell)[1]
Pitar fulminatus (lightning pitar)[1]
Pitho aculeata (massive urn crab)[1]
Pitho lherminieri (broadback urn crab)[1]
Pitho quadridentata[1]
Pitho sexdentata[1]
Podochela riisei[1]
Pseudopotamilla reniformis[1]
Serratosagitta serratodentata[1]
Smaragdia viridis (emerald nerite)[1]
Solemya occidentalis (West Indian awningclam)[2]
Stenopus hispidus (redbanded coral shrimp, 'opae-huna)[1]
Stenorhynchus seticornis (yellowline arrow crab)[1]
Synalpheus brevicarpus (Short-clawed sponge shrimp)[1]
Synalpheus fritzmuelleri (speckled snapping shrimp)[1]
Synalpheus goodei[1]
Synalpheus longicarpus (Longclawed sponge shrimp)[1]
Synalpheus pandionis (turtlegrass snapping shrimp)[1]
Synalpheus townsendi (Townsend snapping shrimp)[1]
Tellina radiata (sunrise tellin)[1]
Tellinella listeri (speckled tellin)[1]
Tozeuma carolinense (arrow shrimp)[1]
Trachycardium isocardia (even pricklycockle)[1]
Tucetona pectinata (comb bittersweet)[1]
Undinula vulgaris[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Alosa mediocris (Hickory shad)1
Amblycirrhitus pinos (Redspotted Hawkflsh)1
Amblyraja radiata (Starry ray)1
Anisotremus surinamensis (Thicklip grunt)1
Brosme brosme (Tusk)1
Centropristis striata (Sea bass)1
Chromis cyanea (Blue chromis)1
Clangula hyemalis (Oldsquaw)1
Clepticus parrae (Sorrel chub)1
Coelorinchus caelorhincus (Saddled grenadier)1
Dasycottus setiger (Spinyhead sculpin)1
Gerres cinereus (Yellowfin mojarra)1
Haemulon parra (Sand grunt)1
Halichoeres garnoti (Yellowhead wrasse)1
Halichoeres maculipinna (Slippery okra)1
Harengula clupeola (Sardine)1
Hippoglossina oblonga (Fourspot flounder)1
Hypanus say (Say's stingray)1
Jenkinsia lamprotaenia (Sweethead fry)1
Leiostomus xanthurus (Spot croaker)1
Lepophidium profundorum (Fawn cusk-eel)1
Leucoraja erinacea (common skate)1
Leucoraja garmani (Freckled skate)1
Leucoraja ocellata (Winter skate)1
Limanda ferruginea (rusty flounder)1
Malacoraja senta (Smooth skate)1
Menticirrhus americanus (Woundhead)1
Menticirrhus saxatilis (Northern kingfish)1
Morone americana (Wreckfish)1
Morone saxatilis (Striper bass)1
Mustelus canis (Dogfish)1
Myoxocephalus aenaeus (Little sculpin)1
Myoxocephalus octodecemspinosus (Sea raven)1
Ophichthus cruentifer (Snake eel)1
Ophidion marginatum (Striped cusk-eel)1
Opistognathus aurifrons (Yellowhead jawfish)1
Paralichthys dentatus (fluke)1
Pomatomus saltatrix (Tailor run)1
Prionotus carolinus (Searobin)1
Prionotus evolans (Striped searobin)1
Pseudopleuronectes americanus (rough flounder)1
Raja eglanteria (Clearnose skate)1
Rhomboplites aurorubens (Vermillion snapper)1
Scophthalmus aquosus (brill)1
Selar crumenophthalmus (Steenbrass)1
Stenotomus chrysops (Scup)1
Sternoptyx pseudobscura (Hatchetfish)1
Thalassoma bifasciatum (Tikitiki)1
Urophycis chuss (Squirrel hake)1
Urophycis regia (Spotted hake)1
Xyrichtys splendens (Green Razorfish)1

Predators

Aulostomus maculatus (Trumpetfish)[2]
Caranx ruber (Bar jack)[1]
Carcharhinus perezii (Caribbean reef shark)[1]
Cephalopholis cruentata (Grouper)[1]
Diplectrum formosum (Squirrelfish)[1]
Epinephelus morio (Red grouper)[1]
Epinephelus striatus (White grouper)[1]
Gymnothorax mordax (California moray)[1]
Gymnothorax moringa (White-jawed moray eel)[2]
Lutjanus analis (Virgin snapper)[2]
Lutjanus campechanus (Red snapper)[4]
Lutjanus cyanopterus (Guasinuco)[2]
Lutjanus jocu (Snuggletooth snapper)[2]
Mycteroperca interstitialis (Yellowmouth grouper)[1]
Mycteroperca microlepis (Velvet rockfish)[1]
Ophichthus ophis (Spotted snake eel)[2]
Paranthias furcifer (Sea bass)[1]
Rhizoprionodon porosus (Snook shark)[1]
Rhizoprionodon terraenovae (Atlantic sharp-nosed shark)[5]
Scomberomorus cavalla (Spanish mackerel)[1]
Scorpaena grandicornis (poison grouper)[1]
Seriola dumerili (Yellow tail)[2]
Synodus foetens (Soapfish)[6]
Synodus intermedius (Sand diver)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Callitetrarhynchus gracilis[7]
Choricotyle aspinachorda[7]
Diphterostomum brusinae[7]
Diplangus paxillus[7]
Genolopa ampullacea[7]
Homalometron foliatum[7]
Lasiotocus longovatus[7]
Leurodera decora[7]
Pterobothrium kingstoni[7]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Aquarium & Rainforest at Moody Gardens
Bermuda Aquarium Museum and Zoo
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Florida Aquarium

Distribution

Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda; Aruba; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Northwest; Atlantic, Southwest; Atlantic, Western Central; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Bermuda; Brazil; Caribbean Sea; Cayman Islands; Celestún Biosphere Reserve; Colombia; Costa Rica; Cuba; Curaçao Island; Dominica; Dominican Republic; East Brazil Shelf; French Guiana; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Guatemala; Gulf of Mexico; Guyana; Haiti; Honduras; Jamaica; Laguna de Términos; Martinique; Mexico; Montserrat; Nicaragua; North Brazil Shelf; Northeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Panama; Puerto Rico; Saint Kitts and Nevis; Saint Lucia; Saint Vincent & the Grenadines; South Brazil Shelf; Southeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Suriname; Trinidad and Tobago; Turks and Caicos Is.; US Virgin Islands; USA (contiguous states); Venezuela; Virgin Islands (UK); Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA and Bermuda through the Gulf of Mexico to Brazil. Most abundant member of the genus <i>Haemulon</i> along the eastern coast of Florida (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)
3Food of Northwest Atlantic Fishes and Two Common Species of Squid, Ray E. Bowman, Charles E. Stillwell, William L. Michaels, and Marvin D. Grosslein, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-NE-155 (2000)
4Feeding ecology of red snapper Lutjanus campechanus in the northern Gulf of Mexico, R. J. David Wells, James H. Cowan Jr., Brian Fry, Mar Ecol Prog Ser 361: 213–225, 2008
5Captures and Diet of Three Sharks Species in the Veracruz Reef System, José Otilio Avendaño-Alvarez, Horacio Pérez-España, David Salas-Monreal, Emiliano García-Rodríguez, Open Journal of Marine Science, 2013, 3, 66-73
6TROPHIC RELATIONSHIPS OF DEMERSAL FISHES IN THE SHRIMPING ZONE OFF ALVARADO LAGOON, VERACRUZ, MEXICO, Edgar Peláez-Rodríguez, Jonathan Franco-López, Wilfredo A. Matamoros, Rafael Chavez-López, and Nancy J. Brown-Peterson, Gulf and Caribbean Research Vol 17, 157–167, 2005
7Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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