Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Haemulidae > Anisotremus > Anisotremus davidsonii

Anisotremus davidsonii (Xantic sargo; Sargo; Grunt)

Synonyms: Anisotremus davidsoni; Pomadasys davidsonii; Pristipoma davidsonii
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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


Anisotremus davidsonii (Xantic sargo)[1]
Larus livens (Yellow-footed Gull)[1]
Paralichthys californicus (Halibut)[1]
Stereolepis gigas (Black jewfish)[1]


Parasitized by 
Aponurus pyriformis[2]


California Current; Eastern Central Pacific: Santa Cruz in central California, USA to southern Baja California, Mexico; isolated population in the Gulf of California.; Gulf of California; Mexico; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; USA (contiguous states);

External References



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.
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London