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Trachinotus teraia (Shortfin pompano; Terai pompano)

Synonyms: Trachinotus martini
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Prey / Diet

Eleotris senegalensis (Sleeper goby)[1]
Ethmalosa fimbriata (Bonga shad)[1]
Ilisha africana (West African ilisha)[1]
Sardinella maderensis (Madeiran sardinella)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Citharichthys stampflii (Smooth flounder)2
Cynoglossus senegalensis (large tonguesole)1
Eleotris senegalensis (Sleeper goby)2
Elops lacerta (Atlantic ladyfish)2
Eucinostomus melanopterus (Flagfin mojarra)1
Hemichromis fasciatus (Banded jewelfish)1
Hepsetus odoe (Pike characid)1
Hydrocynus forskahlii (Tigerfish)1
Ilisha africana (West African ilisha)2
Lutjanus goreensis (Grouper)1
Pellonula leonensis (Guinean sprat)2
Polydactylus quadrifilis (Threadfin)3
Pomadasys jubelini (burro)1
Pseudotolithus elongatus (Niger corb)3
Pseudotolithus senegalensis (Ladyfish)3
Schilbe intermedius (Butter catfish)2
Sphyraena afra (Guinean barracuda)4
Strongylura senegalensis (Senegal needlefish)4
Trichiurus lepturus (Atlantic Cutlassfish)2

Distribution

Africa-Inland Waters; Angola; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Eastern Central; Atlantic, Southeast; Benguela Current; Benin; Cameroon; Canary Current; Cape Verde; Casamance River; Congo, Dem. Rep. of the; Côte d'Ivoire; Eastern Atlantic: Senegal to Gabon, including Cape Verde.; Equatorial Guinea; Ethiopian; Gabon; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea Current; Guinea-Bissau; Liberia; Nigeria; Sanaga; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo; Ébrié Lagoon;

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1Comparative analysis of trophic structure and interactions of two tropical lagoons, M.C. Villanueva, P. Lalèyè, J.-J. Albaret, R. Laë, L. Tito de Morais and J. Moreau, Ecological Modelling, Vol. 197, Issues 3-4 , 25 August 2006, P. 461-477
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