Ecology

Associations

Known predators

Micropogonius undulatus (Atlantic croaker) is prey of:
Crassostrea virginica
Anchoa mitchilli
Brevoortia tyrannus
Micropogonius undulatus
Trinectes maculatus
Leiostomus xanthurus
Morone americana
Arius felis
Pomatomus saltatrix

Based on studies in:
USA: Maryland, Chesapeake Bay (Estuarine)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Baird D, Ulanowicz RE (1989) The seasonal dynamics of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem. Ecol Monogr 59:329–364
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Known prey organisms

Micropogonius undulatus (Atlantic croaker) preys on:
phytoplankton
microzooplankton
zooplankton
Ctenophora
Chrysaora quinquecirrha
Other suspension feeders
Mya arenaria
Crassostrea virginica
Polychaeta
Nereis
Macoma
Micropogonius undulatus
Trinectes maculatus

Based on studies in:
USA: Maryland, Chesapeake Bay (Estuarine)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Baird D, Ulanowicz RE (1989) The seasonal dynamics of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem. Ecol Monogr 59:329–364
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Source: SPIRE

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