Ecology of Fossarus cumingii
 
Main Ref. Osorio, C. and V. Cantuarias, 1989
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 Fossarus cumingii may be found.
Remarks Inhabits supratidal to littoral zone (tidepools) in rocks and sand (Ref. 99620).

Substrate

Substrate Soft Bottom: sand; Hard Bottom: rocky;
Substrate Ref. OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database, 2015
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

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 09.27.13
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 02.02.15
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