From 5 to 25 meters.
Habitat: demersal. Occurs over rocky bottoms in shallow inshore waters. Feeds mainly on small fishes (Ref. 6554).
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Statistics of barcoding coverage: Aulostomus strigosus
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 3
Species With Barcodes: 1
The Atlantic trumpetfish, Aulostomus strigosus (or incorrectly Atlantic coronetfish) is a species of trumpetfish in the family Aulostomidae. It is a tropical marine fish found in shallow coastal waters in the eastern Atlantic Ocean from Mauritania to Namibia. Like other trumpetfish, they eat mainly small fish and often shadow other piscivores while hunting.
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