Ecology of Erythropodium caribaeorum
 
Main Ref. Collin, R., M.C. Díaz, J. Norenburg, R.M. Rocha, J.A. Sánchez, M. Schulze, A. Schwartz and A. Valdés, 2005
distribution
Marine - Neritic
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
Marine - Oceanic
  • epipelagic
  • mesopelagic
  • epipelagic
  • abyssopelagic
  • hadopelagic
Brackishwater
  • estuaries/lagoons/brackish seas
  • mangroves
  • marshes/swamps
Freshwater
  • rivers/streams
  • lakes/ponds
  • caves
  • exclusively in caves
Highighted items on the list are where Erythropodium caribaeorum may be found.
Remarks Inhabit a variety of reef environments throughout the Caribbean (Ref. 415), at depths of 0.5 to 12 m in coral reefs and rocky bottoms (Ref. 83916). Also found in Carrie Bow Cay, Belize in lagoon and back reef, reef crest, low spur and groove zone, outer ridge and fore-reef slope at depths of up to 25 m (Ref. 87218).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic; Hard Bottom: rocky;
Substrate Ref. Muzik, K., 1982
Special habitats Coral Reefs: reef slope/drop-offs;
Special habitats Ref. Muzik, K., 1982

associations

Ref. Collin, R., M.C. Díaz, J. Norenburg, R.M. Rocha, J.A. Sánchez, M. Schulze, A. Schwartz and A. Valdés, 2005
associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

feeding type
feeding type ref
feeding habit
feeding habit ref
trophic level(s)
original sample unfished population Remark
estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
Ref.
From individual food items
Update
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Dar, Christine on 03.08.06
Modified by Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 11.15.11
Checked by Cortés, Jorge on 11.11.11
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