Ecology of Chromodoris obsoleta
Main Ref. Debelius, H., 2001
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 Chromodoris obsoleta may be found.
Remarks It was once recorded climbing upon a leaf kelp which grows off the coast of Oman (Ref. 844). Members of the family Chromodorididae feed on sponges (Ref. 108647).


Substrate Benthic: mobile; Hard Bottom: rubble;
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.


Ref. Debelius, H., 2001
Associated with
Association remarks


feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
feeding type ref Mollo, E., M. Gavagnin, M. Carbone, Y.W. Guo and G. Cimino, 2005
feeding habit browsing on substrate
feeding habit ref Mollo, E., M. Gavagnin, M. Carbone, Y.W. Guo and G. Cimino, 2005
trophic level(s)
original sample unfished population Remark
estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
From individual food items 3.00 0.00 Tentative trophic level derived from 1 + troph of a single food item
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 05.09.06
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 06.07.16
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