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Table 3 Mean stable isotope ratios (±sd) δ13C and δ15N of S. randalli, S. lineatus and S. fuscescens from mangrove, and of S. lineatus, S. punctatus and S. puellus from coral reef, New Caledonia

From: First record of Siganus randalli (Teleost, Siganidae) in New Caledonia, and comments on its diet

Species Mangrove Reef
N δ13C (‰) δ15N (‰) N δ13C (‰) δ15N (‰)
S. fuscescens 2 −14.10 ± 0.29 7.00 ± 0.34 - - -
S. randalli 3 −27.95 ± 0.68 5.67 ± 0.21 - - -
S. lineatus 3 −26.13 ± 1.50 5.57 ± 0.23 10 −25.83 ± 2.22 5.06 ± 1.03
S. punctatus - - - 5 −14.91 ± 1.10 5.72 ± 0.35
S. puellus - - - 6 −16.42 ± 1.97 6.70 ± 1.23