Ecology of Xantho pilipes
 
Main Ref. Reuschel, S. and C.D. Schubart, 2006
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 Xantho pilipes may be found.
Remarks Trophic level 2.3 (Ref. 96418). Found to inhabit kelp (Laminaria digitata) forest (Ref. 96418).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: mobile; Soft Bottom: mud; Hard Bottom: rocky;
Substrate Ref. Vignoli, V., T. Caruso and L. Falciai, 2004
Special habitats Beds: algae/seaweed;
Special habitats Ref. Schaal, G., P. Riera and C. Leroux, 2010

associations

Ref.
associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

feeding type plants/detritus+animals (troph. 2.2-2.79)
feeding type ref Schaal, G., P. Riera and C. Leroux, 2010
feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
feeding habit ref Schaal, G., P. Riera and C. Leroux, 2010
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 Bato-David, Elizabeth on 06.27.14
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