Ecology of Halimeda discoidea
 
Main Ref. Guiry, M.D. and G.M. Guiry, 2009
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 Halimeda discoidea may be found.
Remarks Occurs on coral fragments or sand-covered hard surfaces up to 80 m depth (Ref. 83908).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: sessile; Soft Bottom: sand; Hard Bottom: rubble;
Substrate Ref. Norris, J.N. and K.E. Bucher, 1982
Special habitats Beds: rock; Coral Reefs: reef slope/drop-offs; Corals: hard corals;
Special habitats Ref. Norris, J.N. and K.E. Bucher, 1982

associations

Ref.
associations
Associated with
Association remarks
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 05.30.11
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 06.03.15
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