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Anse de Belliveau for Euspira triseriata (Say, 1826) 
Anse de Belliveau for Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758 
Anse de Belliveau for Polinices heros (Say, 1822) 
Bar Road for Adalaria proxima (Alder & Hancock, 1854) 
Bar Road for Amphiporus groenlandicus Ørsted, 1843 
Bar Road for Bowerbankia gracilis Leidy, 1855 
Bar Road for Buccinum undatum Linnaeus, 1758 
Bar Road for Dendronotus frondosus (Ascanius, 1774) 
Bar Road for Flabellina verrucosa (M. Sars, 1829) 
Bar Road for Littorina littorea (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Bar Road for Thracia conradi Couthouy, 1839 
Bay of Fundy for Bathyarca pectunculoides (Scacchi, 1835) 
Bay of Fundy for Haloclava producta (Stimpson, 1856) 
Bay of Fundy for Hanleya nagelfar (Lovén, 1846) 
Bay of Fundy for Haploops fundiensis Wildish & Dickinson, 1982 
Bay of Fundy for Limacina retroversa (Fleming, 1823) 
Bay of Fundy for Lycaea pulex Marion, 1874 
Bay of Fundy for Nephasoma (Nephasoma) eremita (Sars, 1851) 
Bay of Fundy for Oikopleura (Vexillaria) labradoriensis Lohmann, 1892 
Bay of Fundy for Ptychatractus ligatus (Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842) 
Bay of Fundy for Serratosagitta tasmanica (Thompson, 1947) 
Bay of Fundy for Taranis cirrata (Brugnone, 1862) 
Bay of Fundy for Torellia delicata (Philippi, 1844) 
Bay of Fundy for Urosalpinx cinerea (Say, 1822) 
Bay of Fundy for Zirfaea crispata (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Big Duck Island for Margarites striatus (Leach, 1841) 
Birch Cove for Mercenaria mercenaria (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Birch Cove for Procerodes littoralis (Strøm, 1768) 
Bliss Harbour for Diaphana minuta T. Brown, 1827 
Bliss Harbour for Metopella carinata (Hansen, 1887) 
Bliss Harbour for Nuculana minuta (O. F. Müller, 1776) 
Bliss Harbour for Periploma fragile (Totten, 1835) 
Bliss Harbour for Priapulus caudatus Lamarck, 1816 
Bliss Harbour for Propebela exarata (Møller, 1842) 
Bliss Harbour for Retusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803) 
Bliss Harbour for Yoldiella nana (M. Sars, 1865) 
Bliss Island Point for Edwardsia elegans Verrill, 1869 
Bocabec Cove for Curtitoma incisula (Verrill, 1882) 
Bocabec Cove for Euspira triseriata (Say, 1826) 
Bocabec Cove for Haploops fundiensis Wildish & Dickinson, 1982 
Bocabec Cove for Lacuna vincta (Montagu, 1803) 
Bocabec Cove for Nucula delphinodonta Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842 
Bocabec Cove for Nuculana tenuisulcata (Couthouy, 1838) 
Bocabec Cove for Yoldia sapotilla (Gould, 1841) 
Brandy Cove for Amphiporus frontalis Verrill, 1892 
Brandy Cove for Chaetoderma nitidulum Lovén, 1844 
Brandy Cove for Curtitoma incisula (Verrill, 1882) 
Brandy Cove for Curtitoma violacea (Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842) 
Brandy Cove for Dendronotus frondosus (Ascanius, 1774) 
Brandy Cove for Fritillaria borealis Lohmann, 1896 
Brandy Cove for Lacuna vincta (Montagu, 1803) 
Brandy Cove for Littorina saxatilis (Olivi, 1792) 
Brandy Cove for Lyonsia arenosa (Møller, 1842) 
Brandy Cove for Modiolus modiolus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Brandy Cove for Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758 
Brandy Cove for Mytilus edulis Linnaeus, 1758 
Brandy Cove for Notoplana atomata (Müller OF, 1776) 
Brandy Cove for Nucella lapillus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Brandy Cove for Nucula delphinodonta Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842 
Brandy Cove for Propebela harpularia (Couthouy, 1838) 
Brandy Cove for Ramphogordius sanguineus (Rathke, 1799) 
Brandy Cove for Tetrastemma elegans (Girard, 1852) 
Brier Island for Acanthodoris pilosa (Abildgaard in Müller, 1789) 
Brier Island for Aeolidia papillosa (Linnaeus, 1761) 
Brier Island for Buccinum undatum Linnaeus, 1758 
Brier Island for Lacuna pallidula (da Costa, 1778) 
Brier Island for Lacuna vincta (Montagu, 1803) 
Brier Island for Littorina littorea (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Brier Island for Nucella lapillus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Brier Island for Tectura testudinalis (O. F. Müller, 1776) 
Brier Island for Tonicella rubra (Linnaeus, 1767) 
Brier Island for Velutina velutina (O. F. Müller, 1776) 
Browns Flat for Mya arenaria Linnaeus, 1758 
Cape Hatteras for Vitrinella diaphana (d'Orbigny, 1842) 
Cape Spencer for Xylophaga atlantica H. G. Richards, 1942 
Chamcook for Eucratea loricata (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Chamcook for Hiatella arctica (Linnaeus, 1767) 
Chamcook for Musculus discors (Linnaeus, 1767) 
Chamcook for Valvata tricarinata (Say, 1817) 
Clam Cove for Admete couthouyi (Jay, 1839) 
Clam Cove for Arctica islandica (Linnaeus, 1767) 
Clam Cove for Astarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817) 
Clam Cove for Astarte crenata (Gray, 1824) 
Clam Cove for Astarte subaequilatera G. B. Sowerby II, 1854 
Clam Cove for Astarte undata Gould, 1841 
Clam Cove for Buccinum undatum Linnaeus, 1758 
Clam Cove for Cardita borealis Conrad, 1832 
Clam Cove for Colus pygmaeus (Gould, 1841) 
Clam Cove for Colus stimpsoni (Mörch, 1868) 
Clam Cove for Crenella glandula (Totten, 1834) 
Clam Cove for Crucibulum striatum (Say, 1826) 
Clam Cove for Epitonium greenlandicum (Perry, 1811) 
Clam Cove for Euspira immaculata (Totten, 1835) 
Clam Cove for Euspira triseriata (Say, 1826) 
Clam Cove for Haploops fundiensis Wildish & Dickinson, 1982 
Clam Cove for Limneria undata (T. Brown, 1839) 
Clam Cove for Lyonsia hyalina (Conrad, 1831) 
Clam Cove for Musculus corrugatus (Stimpson, 1851) 
Clam Cove for Nuculana tenuisulcata (Couthouy, 1838) 
Clam Cove for Oenopota pingelii (Møller, 1842) 
Dutch cunner for Tautogolabrus adspersus (Walbaum, 1792)
English abyssal grenedier for Coryphaenoides armatus (Hector, 1875)
English abyssal halosaur for Halosauropsis macrochir (Günther, 1878)
English abyssal smooth-head for Rinoctes nasutus (Koefoed, 1927)
English academy eel for Apterichtus ansp (Böhlke, 1968)
English Acadian redfish for Sebastes fasciatus Storer, 1854
English African pompano for Alectis ciliaris (Bloch, 1787)
English Agassiz' smoothhead for Alepocephalus agassizii Goode & Bean, 1883
English Agassiz's cadulus [from synonym] for Cadulus agassizii Dall, 1881
English Agassiz's cadulus for Gadila agassizii (Dall, 1881)
English agujon needlefish [from synonym] for Tylosurus acus (Lacepède, 1803)
English albacore for Thunnus alalunga (Bonnaterre, 1788)
English albino anglemouth for Cyclothone alba Brauer, 1906
English ale-wife for Alosa pseudoharengus (Wilson, 1811)
English alfonsino for Beryx decadactylus Cuvier, 1829
English alligatorfish for Aspidophoroides monopterygius (Bloch, 1786)
English Almaco jack for Seriola rivoliana Valenciennes, 1833
English American avocet for Recurvirostra americana Gmelin, 1789
English American bittern for Botaurus lentiginosus (Rackett, 1813)
English American black duck for Anas rubripes Brewster, 1902
English American brook lamprey for Lampetra appendix (DeKay, 1842)
English American coot for Fulica americana Gmelin, 1789
English American crow for Corvus brachyrhynchos Brehm, 1822
English American eel for Anguilla rostrata (Lesueur, 1817)
English American freshwater goby [from synonym] for Gobionellus shufeldti (Jordan & Eigenmann, 1887)
English American golden plover for Pluvialis dominica (Müller, 1776)
English American halfbeak for Hyporhamphus meeki Banford & Collette, 1993
English American harvestfish for Peprilus paru (Linnaeus, 1758)
English American kestrel for Falco sparverius Linnaeus, 1758
English American oystercatcher for Haematopus palliatus Temminck, 1820
English American pelicanfoot [from synonym] for Aporrhais occidentalis (Beck, 1836)
English American plaice for Hippoglossoides platessoides (Fabricius, 1780)
English American sackfish for Neoepinnula americana (Grey, 1953)
English American sand lance for Ammodytes americanus DeKay, 1842
English American shad for Alosa sapidissima (Wilson, 1811)
English American stardrum for Stellifer lanceolatus (Holbrook, 1855)
English American straptail grenedier for Malacocephalus occidentalis Goode & Bean, 1885
English American white pelican for Pelecanus erythrorhynchos Gmelin, 1789
English American wigeon for Anas americana Gmelin, 1789
English American woodcock for Scolopax minor Gmelin, 1789
English angelfish for Holacanthus bermudensis Goode, 1876
English anglefin whiff for Citharichthys gymnorhinus Gutherz & Blackman, 1970
English angular brittle star [from synonym] for Ophiothrix angulata (Say, 1825)
English angulate wentletrap for Epitonium angulatum (Say, 1831)
English antenna codlet for Bregmaceros atlanticus Goode & Bean, 1886
English Arctic alligatorfish [from synonym] for Ulcina olriki (Lütken, 1877)
English Arctic alligatorfish [from synonym] for Ulcina olrikii (Lütken, 1877)
English Arctic barrel-bubble for Retusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803)
English Arctic cancellate chiton [from synonym] for Lepidopleurus cancellatus (Sowerby, 1839)
English Arctic char [from synonym] for Salvelinus alpinus (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Arctic cod for Boreogadus saida (Lepechin, 1774)
English Arctic eelpout for Lycodes reticulatus Reinhardt, 1835
English Arctic hiatella for Hiatella arctica (Linnaeus, 1767)
English Arctic moonsnail for Cryptonatica affinis (Gmelin, 1791)
English Arctic paperbubble for Diaphana minuta T. Brown, 1827
English Arctic paper-bubble for Diaphana minuta T. Brown, 1827
English Arctic roughmya [from synonym] for Panomya arctica (Lamarck, 1818)
English Arctic roughmya for Panomya norvegica (Spengler, 1793)
English Arctic saxicave for Hiatella arctica (Linnaeus, 1767)
English Arctic sculpin for Myoxocephalus scorpioides (Fabricius, 1780)
English Arctic shanny [from synonym] for Stichaeus punctatus (Fabricius, 1780)
English arctic skate for Amblyraja hyperborea (Collett, 1879)
English Arctic staghorn sculpin [from synonym] for Gymnocanthus triscuspis (Reinhardt, 1832)
English Arctic surfclam for Mactromeris polynyma (Stimpson, 1860)
English Arctic tern for Sterna paradisaea Pontoppidan, 1763
English Arctic wedgeclam for Mesodesma arctatum (Conrad, 1831)
English armored searobin for Peristedion miniatum Goode, 1880
English arrow squid [from synonym] for Loligo pleii Blainville, 1823
English arrow worm for Eukrohnia hamata (Möbius, 1875)
English arrow worm for Parasagitta elegans (Verrill, 1873)
English arrow worm for Pseudosagitta maxima (Conant, 1896)
English arrow worm for Serratosagitta serratodentata (Krohn, 1853)
English arrow worm for Serratosagitta tasmanica (Thompson, 1947)
English arrowhead dogfish for Deania profundorum (Smith & Radcliffe, 1912)
English Artic moonsnail for Cryptonatica affinis (Gmelin, 1791)
English Artic wedgeclam for Mesodesma arctatum (Conrad, 1831)
English Atlantic amphissa [from synonym] for Amphissa haliaeeti (Jeffreys, 1867)
English Atlantic ancula for Ancula gibbosa (Risso, 1818)
English Atlantic argentine for Argentina silus (Ascanius, 1775)
English Atlantic awningclam for Solemya velum Say, 1822
English Atlantic batfish for Dibranchus atlanticus Peters, 1876
English Atlantic black seahare for Aplysia morio (A. E. Verrill, 1901)
English Atlantic bonito for Sarda sarda (Bloch, 1793)
English Atlantic brief squid [from synonym] for Lolliguncula brevis (Blainville, 1823)
English Atlantic bumper for Chloroscombrus chrysurus (Linnaeus, 1766)
English Atlantic cod for Gadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758
English Atlantic dogwinkle for Nucella lapillus (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Atlantic eelpout for Lycodes terraenovae Collett, 1896
English Atlantic fanfish for Pterycombus brama Fries, 1837
English Atlantic flat lepton for Mysella planulata (Stimpson, 1851)
English Atlantic footballfish for Himantolophus groenlandicus Reinhardt, 1837
English Atlantic giant cockle for Dinocardium robustum (Lightfoot, 1786)
English Atlantic goldeye tilefish for Caulolatilus chrysops (Valenciennes, 1833)
English Atlantic great piddock for Zirfaea crispata (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Atlantic guitarfish [from synonym] for Rhinobatos lentiginosus Garman, 1880
English Atlantic hagfish for Myxine glutinosa Linnaeus, 1758
English Atlantic halibut for Hippoglossus hippoglossus (Linnaeus, 1758)
English Atlantic hawksbill turtle for Eretmochelys imbricata imbricata (Linnaeus, 1766)
English Atlantic herring for Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
English Atlantic hookear sculpin for Artediellus atlanticus Jordan & Evermann, 1898
 Biology

ectoparasite found on fishes. infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

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ectoparasite on Myoxocephalus and Lycodes [details]

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A herbivorous filter-feeder almost entirely [details]

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A solitary and voracious predator  [details]

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About one-third of the diet consists of fishes; the rest of its food is crustaceans: crabs, shrimps, amphipods, and ... [details]

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active insects (grasshoppers, crickets, spiders, flies, moths) and frogs [details]

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Adults are plankton-eaters like the other members of the family  [details]

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Adults are presumed to prey on other midwater fishes [details]

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Adults feed mainly on salps  [details]

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Adults feed on aquatic and terrestial insects, molluscs, crustaceans, fish eggs, minnows, and other small fishes ... [details]

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Adults feed on fishes, gastropods, cephalopods, and brachyuran crustaceans  [details]

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Adults feed on mollusks, crabs, shrimps, and small fishes; juveniles on benthic invertebrates [details]

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Adults feed on other midwater fishes [details]

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Adults feed on small crustaceans  [details]

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Adults feed on small fishes and squids  [details]

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Algae, as well as live cod, haddock, hake, mackerel, shad, salmon, sturgeon, swordfish and basking sharks [details]

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Amphibians, fish, crayfish, and other invertebrates. Birds and small terrestrial mammals are also eaten on occation. [details]

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amphipods, gastropods, mysids [details]

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Appear to be active predators which feed on midwater fishes, including Cyclothone acclinidens, Triphoturus ... [details]

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Appears to feed on whatever is available, small fish, squid, large pelagic crustaceans, and other plankton  [details]

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aquatic insects and crustaceans [details]

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aquatic insects, fish and crustaceans [details]

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aquatic plants of shallow bays and estuaries; favorite food is marine eelgrass [details]

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aquatic plants, insects, crustaceans, amphibians, mollusks and fish [details]

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aquatic plants, insects [details]

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aquatic vegetation, aquatic insects, fish and frogs [details]

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At sea, young eels feed on plankton, juveniles and adults feed on bottom fishes and invertebrates. In freshwater, ... [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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bacteria, fungi and other nematodes [details]

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Basically herbivorous but also ingests encrusting invertebrates including young Mytilus. [details]

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benthic animals with crustaceans being the major food choice [details]

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benthic animals with crustaceans being the major food choice [details]

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benthic animals with crustaceans being the major food choice [details]

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benthic animals with crustaceans being the major food choice [details]

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Benthic invertebrates [details]

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Bivalve molluscs, squids, rock crabs, lobsters, shrimps, worms and fishes [details]

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Bivalves, polychaetes, fish [details]

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Bluefish, menhaden, shad, mackerel and other schooling fishes, as well as squid [details]

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Bony fishes  [details]

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Bony fishes such as salmon, hake, halibut, mackerel and tunas. As well, other sharks, sea turtles, seabirds and ... [details]

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Bony fishes, crustaceans, molluscs, worms and other invertebrates [details]

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Bottom feeders; consume redfish, capelin, sand lance and young cod [details]

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Bottom-dwelling amphipods, isopods, polychaete worms, mollusks, and other invertebrates and in some places at some ... [details]

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Carnivorous [details]

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carnivorous feeding on fish, frogs, lizards, snakes, turtles, and crustaceans such as crabs, crayfish and shrimp [details]

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carnivorous species, mainly eating fish and invertebrates [details]

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carnivorous, catch live prey [details]

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Carnivorous, consuming a great variety of marinfe and frsehwater organisms [details]

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Carnivorous, feeds on small fishes and planktonic invertebrates [details]

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Carnivorous, feeds on squids and pelagic fishes  [details]

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Carnivorous, small invertebrates and fishes  [details]

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ciliary feeders eating planktonic and detrital particles [details]

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ciliary feeders subsisting on a variety of plankters and detritus and entrapping larger particles with their tentacles [details]

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ciliary feeders subsisting on a variety of plankters and detritus  [details]

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clupeids, gadids and hake are the principal diet. Other fish, cephalopods and benthic crustaceans are also eaten. [details]

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Copepods (largely of the genera Calanus and Pseudocalanus) and krill. [details]

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copepods and other zooplankton [details]

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Copepods have been found in the food items consumed by this species  [details]

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Crustaceans, bony fishes and polychaete worms [details]

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crustaceans, molluscs, insects, seeds, leaves, stems [details]

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Dead and dying fishes and invertebrates  [details]

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deep water squid and octopus, fish, other invertebrates [details]

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do not feed as adults but as larvae they commonly parasitises arthropods. [details]

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eat the seeds of the trees in flooded timber or wooded swamps, occasionally feed in fields, eating various grains [details]

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eats hydroids [details]

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Eats other invertebrates. [details]

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Especially crustaceans and amphipods, though polychaetes, molluscs and fishes are also consumed. [details]

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Especially crustaceans and amphipods, though polychaetes, molluscs and fishes are also consumed. [details]

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euphausiids with some squid, amphipods, copepods, red crabs [details]

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euphausiids, copepods, amphipods, small fish, squid [details]

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Feed mainly on crustaceans and small fishes [details]

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Feed mainly on decapod crustaceans, bivalves, polychaetes, squids and fishes  [details]

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Feed mainly on fishes but also on crustaceans and squids  [details]

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Feed mostly on euphausiids in summer; herrings in autumn and winter; capelins, herrings, euphausiids and ... [details]

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Feed on a wide variety of fishes, cephalopods and crustaceans during the day and at night [details]

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Feed on all kinds of bottom animals  [details]

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Feed on all kinds of bottom animals with preference for invertebrates  [details]

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Feed on burrowing invertebrates that live in the sand  [details]

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Feed on copepods, amphipods, fish eggs and larvae [details]

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Feed on copepods, conchoecid ostracods and euphausiids  [details]

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Feed on copepods, euphausiids, amphipods, fish eggs and larvae [details]

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Feed on copepods, insect larvae, mysids and small fishes [details]

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Feed on crustaceans while swimming with its mouth open  [details]

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Feed on crustaceans, worms and small fishes  [details]