Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Syngnathiformes > Fistulariidae > Fistularia > Fistularia tabacaria

Fistularia tabacaria (Bluespotted Cornetfish; Cornet fish; Cornetfish; Tobacco trumpetfish; Trumpet fish; Trumpetfish; Unarmed trumpetfish)

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Wikipedia Abstract

Fistularia tabacaria is a species of cornetfish found along the Atlantic coasts of the Americas. This species is of minor importance in commercial fisheries.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Cayos Cochinos Archipelago National Park Natural Marine Monument   Honduras  
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary IV 2387149 Florida, United States
Gateway National Recreation Area V 1807 New Jersey, United States
Reserva de la Biosfera de Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve VI 1312618 Mexico  

Prey / Diet

Monacanthus ciliatus (Leather-fish)[1]
Pseudupeneus maculatus (Spotted goat-fish)[2]
Stephanolepis setifer (Speckled filefish)[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Aulostomus maculatus (Trumpetfish)1
Caranx crysos (Yellow tail cavalli)1
Lutjanus analis (Virgin snapper)1


Carcharhinus perezii (Caribbean reef shark)[1]
Lutjanus analis (Virgin snapper)[2]
Mycteroperca bonaci (Rockfish)[2]


Eastern Atlantic: Cape Blanc and Cape Verde to Angola. Western Atlantic: Bermuda, Georges Bank, and southern Canada to Brazil (Ref. 7251). Gulf of Mexico, Antilles, Central and South American coasts Ref. (26938).;

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.
2Food Habits of Reef Fishes of the West Indies, John E. Randall, Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. 5, 665–847 (1967)
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