Ecology of Macrophiothrix nereidina
 
Main Ref. Schoppe, S., 2000
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 Macrophiothrix nereidina may be found.
Remarks Occurs among branching corals and in crevices at depths of 0 to 70 m. Feeds by suspension feeding.

Substrate

Substrate Hard Bottom: rubble;
Substrate Ref. de Celis, A.K., 1981
Special habitats Coral Reefs; Corals: hard corals: ( interstitial spaces );
Special habitats Ref.

associations

Ref. Schoppe, S., 2000
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
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Pan-Saniano, Marianne on 03.21.06
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