copepods in Bahia Cupica, Colombian Pacific: species composition, distribution and temporal variation.
The green turtle Chelonia mydas immediately after hatching at the beach, reaches the ocean and begins an oceanic period coupled with pelagic habitat and epipelagic
feeding (Heppel et al.
Yellowfin tuna consumed mainly epipelagic
crustaceans and mesopelagic squids, whereas epipelagic
euphausiids and epipelagic
flyingfish were the most abundant prey species in the stomach contents of skipjack tuna.
Almost 90% of marine life lives in the top 200m of the sea, called the Epipelagic
The Pacific sierra Scomberomorus sierra Jordan & Starks, 1895, is an epipelagic
neritic species which forms schools and spawns close to the coast on the continental shelf.
Consequently, females might sink through the epipelagic
zone during the inflating process.
At the surface, there is the Epipelagic
Zone -- that's in line with the Continental Shelf and the warmest part of the ocean.
, recorded from surface to at least 91 m (300 ft) (min.
The predominant frequency of occurrence of the Sergestidae from the genus Acetes is related to the fact that they occupy the epipelagic
or the mesopelagic zones (Simoes et al.
austrodentatus Biozone are composed by almost pandemic species of the cosmopolitan epipelagic
biotope (Cooper et al.
Piontkovski (Editors), The mesoscale structure of the epipelagic
ecosystem of the open northern Arabian Sea, p.
Biology of eggs, larvae, and epipelagic
juveniles of Sablefish, Anoplopoma fimbria, in relation to their potential use in management.