Ecology of Iphigenia brasiliana
 
Main Ref. Leal, J.H., 2003
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 Iphigenia brasiliana may be found.
Remarks It is found infaunal in shallow sandy bottoms (Ref. 344). Infaunal (Ref. 104365).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: endofauna (infauna); Soft Bottom: sand;
Substrate Ref. Leal, J.H., 2003
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

associations

Ref. Leal, J.H., 2003
associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

feeding type
feeding type ref
feeding habit filtering plankton
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
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 01.26.06
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 09.20.16
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