Ecology of Alpheopsis aequalis
Main Ref. Chace, F.A. Jr., 1988
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 Alpheopsis aequalis may be found.
Remarks Facultative relationship with Lopha cristagalli.


Substrate Benthic: mobile;
Substrate Ref. Chace, F.A. Jr., 1988
Special habitats Other habitats: other invertebrates (Facultative relationship with Lopha cristagalli.);
Special habitats Ref. Hogarth, P.J., 1987


Ref. Hogarth, P.J., 1987
associations commensalism;
Associated with Lopha cristagalli.
Association remarks


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
From individual food items
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Pan-Saniano, Marianne on 12.11.08
Modified by Pan-Saniano, Marianne on 12.04.14
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