Ecology of Eudendrium capillare
Main Ref. Migotto, A.E., A.C. Marques, A.C. Morandini and F.L. da Silveira, 2002
Marine - Neritic
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
Marine - Oceanic
  • epipelagic
  • mesopelagic
  • epipelagic
  • abyssopelagic
  • hadopelagic
  • estuaries/lagoons/brackish seas
  • mangroves
  • marshes/swamps
  • rivers/streams
  • lakes/ponds
  • caves
  • exclusively in caves
Highighted items on the list are where Eudendrium capillare may be found.
Remarks Megabenthic species (Ref. 2952). Found at depths of 1 to 7 m on rocks or living as an epizoite on ascidians, barnacles, mussels, and sponges. Colonial (Ref. 3086). Known from sheltered areas of bays, including mangrove shores and sounds (Ref.86643). Found on the brown alga Cystoseira crinita (Ref. 116447).


Substrate Benthic: sessile; Hard Bottom;
Substrate Ref. Calder, D.R. and S.D. Cairns, 2009
Special habitats Beds: algae/seaweed;
Special habitats Ref. Morri, C. and C.N. Bianchi, 1999


Ref. Migotto, A.E., A.C. Marques, A.C. Morandini and F.L. da Silveira, 2002
associations colony-forming/symphorism;
Associated with
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feeding type
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trophic level(s)
original sample unfished population Remark
estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
From individual food items
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Dar, Christine on 03.17.06
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 06.03.19
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