Ecology of Isognomon ephippium
 
Main Ref. Poutiers, J.M., 1998
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 Isognomon ephippium may be found.
Remarks Attached to rocks and other hard substrates, in marine and brackish water areas. Common in muddy estuaries and mangrove where it attaches to prop roots. Littoral and shallow subtidal levels.

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: endofauna (infauna); Hard Bottom: rocky;
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats Beds: rock;
Special habitats Ref.

associations

Ref. Poutiers, J.M., 1998
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 02.22.06
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 04.22.15
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