Food items reported for Pellonula leonensis
n = 27
Food I Food II Food III Food name Country Predator Stage
detritus detritus debris unidentified Senegal juv./adults
nekton finfish bony fish Tilapia sp. Nigeria juv./adults
nekton finfish bony fish Sierrathrissa leonensis Nigeria juv./adults
plants phytoplankton blue-green algae Microcystis sp. Nigeria juv./adults
zoobenthos benth. crust. ostracods not specified Nigeria juv./adults
zoobenthos benth. crust. ostracods unidentified Senegal juv./adults
zoobenthos benth. crust. shrimps/prawns unidentified Senegal juv./adults
zoobenthos insects insects chaoborids Nigeria juv./adults
zoobenthos insects insects chaoborids Nigeria juv./adults
zoobenthos insects insects chironomids Nigeria juv./adults
zoobenthos insects insects chironomids Nigeria juv./adults
zoobenthos insects insects Povilla sp. Nigeria juv./adults
zoobenthos insects insects unidentified (not available) juv./adults
zooplankton fish (early stages) fish eggs/larvae Ethmalosa fimbriata Nigeria adults
zooplankton fish (early stages) fish eggs/larvae Pellonula leonensis Ghana juv./adults
zooplankton fish (early stages) fish eggs/larvae Cynoglossus senegalensis Nigeria adults
zooplankton other plank. invertebrates n.a./other plank. invertebrates Branchionus sp. Nigeria juv./adults
zooplankton other plank. invertebrates n.a./other plank. invertebrates Lecane bulla Nigeria juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. cladocerans Bosmina longirostris Nigeria juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. cladocerans Bosminopsis deitersi Nigeria juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. cladocerans Moina micrura Nigeria juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. cladocerans Diaphanosoma excisum Nigeria juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. cladocerans unidentified Ghana juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods unspecified Nigeria juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods Thermocyclops neglectus Nigeria juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods Tropodiaptomus bamforanus Nigeria juv./adults
zooplankton plank. crust. plank. copepods unidentified Ghana juv./adults
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