Taboguilla Island Foodweb for Balistes polylepis (Finescale triggerfish)

Taboguilla Island
Balistes polylepis
(Finescale triggerfish)
Chama echinata

Eucidaris thouarsii

Pachygrapsus transversus
(mottled shore crab)
Ecosystem provided by A test of the Menge-Sutherland model of community organization in a tropical rocky intertidal food web, Bruce A. Menge, Jane Lubchenco, Stephen D. Gaines, Linda R. Ashkenas, Oecologia (Berlin) (1986) 71: 75-89