Predatorprey information

Known prey of giant squid (Architeuthis sp.), New Zealand sea lion (Phocactos hookerii) (Childerhouse et al. 2001), Australian fur seal (Arctocpehalus pusillus doriferus) (Hume et al. 2004), New Zealand fur seal (Arctocephalus forsterii) (Lake 1997), little penguin (Eudyptula minor) (Gales and Pemberton 1990) and westland petrel (Procellaria westlandica) (Freeman 1998). Undistinguished species of this Family are known prey of the shy albatross, (Thalassarche cauta) (Hedd et al. 2001).

Otolith of Macruronus novaezelandiae from a fish of 990 mm FL
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