Ecology of Heteralepas cornuta
 
Main Ref. Wirtz, P., R. Araújo and A.J. Southward, 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 Heteralepas cornuta may be found.
Remarks Epibiotic (Ref. 111011). Attached to a whip coral (Ref. 2767).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: sessile;
Substrate Ref. Wirtz, P., R. Araújo and A.J. Southward, 2006
Special habitats Other habitats: other invertebrates (Attached to an echinoid spine.);
Special habitats Ref. Rosell, N.C., 1981

associations

Ref. Rosell, N.C., 1981
associations
Associated with
Association remarks Attached to an echinoid spine (Ref. 8061, 81749).
Parasitism

feeding

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
Ref.
From individual food items
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 02.07.07
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 08.23.16
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