Food items reported for Illex argentinus
n = 24
Food I Food II Food III Food name Country Predator Stage
nekton cephalopods squids/cuttlefish Loligo gahi Argentina juv./adults
nekton cephalopods squids/cuttlefish Loligo sanpaulensis Argentina juv./adults
nekton cephalopods squids/cuttlefish Illex argentinus Argentina juv./adults
nekton cephalopods squids/cuttlefish Spirula spirula Argentina juv./adults
nekton finfish bony fish Engraulis anchoita Argentina juv./adults
nekton finfish bony fish Merluccius hubbsi Argentina juv./adults
nekton finfish bony fish Diaphus dumerilii Argentina juv./adults
nekton finfish bony fish Gymnoscopelus nicholsi Argentina juv./adults
nekton finfish bony fish Lampichthys procerus Argentina juv./adults
nekton finfish bony fish Maurolicus muelleri Argentina juv./adults
zoobenthos benth. crust. amphipods Cyllopus magellanicus Argentina juv./adults
zoobenthos benth. crust. amphipods Hyperoche medusarum Argentina juv./adults
zoobenthos benth. crust. amphipods Themisto gaudichaudii Argentina juv./adults
zoobenthos benth. crust. amphipods Primno macropa Argentina juv./adults
zoobenthos benth. crust. benth. copepods Oncaea media Argentina juv./adults
zoobenthos benth. crust. lobsters Munida gregaria Argentina juv./adults
zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans unspecified crustaceans Argentina juv./adults
zoobenthos mollusks octopi Argonauta sp. Argentina juv./adults
zoobenthos other benth. invertebrates n.a./other benth. invertebrates unspecified bryozoans Argentina juv./adults
zooplankton other plank. invertebrates n.a./other plank. invertebrates unspecified chaetognaths Argentina juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. euphausiids Euphausia lucens Argentina juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. euphausiids Nematoscelis megalops Argentina juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. euphausiids Thysanoessa gregaria Argentina juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods Calanus propinquus Argentina juv./adults
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