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Trachinotus goodei Great pompano


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lexID:
7245 
Scientific:
Trachinotus goodei 
German:
Stachelmakrele 
English:
Great pompano 
Category:
Jacks and Pompanos 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Carangidae (Family) > Trachinotus (Genus) > goodei (Species) 
Initial determination:
Jordan & Evermann, 1896 
Occurrence:
Barbados, Suriname, Argentina, Belize, Bermuda, Brazil, Columbia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, French Guiana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico (East Pacific), Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, South America, The Bahamas, the Caribbean, the Cayman Islands, The Gulf of Guinea, the Netherlands Antilles, Uruguay, USA, Venezuela, West-Atlantic Ocean 
Size:
13.78" - 19.69" (35cm - 50cm) 
Temperature:
71.6 °F - 82.4 °F (22°C - 28°C) 
Food:
Clams, Crustaceans, Fish (little fishes), Insects, Invertebrates, Krill, Mysis, Predatory, Schrimps, Snails, Zooplankton 
Difficulty:
suitable for large display tanks (public aquarium or zoo) only 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
non-toxic 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2014-06-23 16:00:31 

Husbandry

Jordan & Evermann, 1896

Adults form schools in clear coastal areas, usually near coral formations, juveniles common in clean sandy beaches.
Adults feed on crustaceans, polychaete worms, insect pupae, mollusks and fishes.
Source: Fishbase

Synonmy:
Trachinotus glaucus (Bloch, 1787)

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Carangidae (Family) > Trachinotus (Genus)

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