Ecology of Alloteuthis subulata
 
Main Ref. Roper, C.F.E., M.J. Sweeney and C.E. Nauen, 1984
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 Alloteuthis subulata may be found.
Remarks Neritic, demersal (Ref. 104428). Common in shallow waters (Ref. 104148). Found in the continental shelf (Ref. 104149). Mainly feeds on small fish and crustaceans. Preyed upon by seabird, marine mammals, fish and squids (Ref. 104428).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: mobile; demersal; Soft Bottom: sand; Hard Bottom;
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

associations

Ref. Roper, C.F.E., M.J. Sweeney and C.E. Nauen, 1984
associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
feeding type ref Ruppert, E.E., R.S. Fox and R.D. Barnes, 2004
feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
feeding habit ref Ruppert, E.E., R.S. Fox and R.D. Barnes, 2004
trophic level(s)
original sample unfished population Remark
estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
Ref.
From individual food items 4.50 0.80 Trophic level estimated from a number of food items using a randomized resampling routine.
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Pan-Saniano, Marianne on 04.05.06
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 05.25.18
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