Food and Feeding Habits Summary Pethia ticto
Main Ref. Bisht, R.S. and S.M. Das, 1981
Fish stage juv./adults Mean length 8.00 TL
Sample size Percent empty
Country India Locality Nainital Lake
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December
Highlighted items on the list are known Feeding Periods of Pethia ticto
Diet percent Food I Food II Food III Prey stage Item Name Comments
40.23 % plants other plants benthic algae/weeds n.a./others benthic algae/weeds
35.40 % zoobenthos insects insects n.a./others insects adults and larvae
1.15 % zoobenthos worms n.a./other annelids juv./adults annelids
8.28 % zoobenthos benth. crust. n.a./other benth. crustaceans juv./adults benth. crustaceans
14.94 % plants other plants terrestrial plants n.a./others plants
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