Ecology of Hippolyte varians
 
Main Ref. Alves, F., L. Chicharo, A. Nogueira and J. Regala, 2003
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 Hippolyte varians may be found.
Remarks

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: demersal; Soft Bottom: sand;
Substrate Ref. Hily, C. and M. Bouteille, 1999
Special habitats Beds: sea grass;
Special habitats Ref. Hily, C. and M. Bouteille, 1999

associations

Ref. Alves, F., L. Chicharo, A. Nogueira and J. Regala, 2003
associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

feeding type plants/detritus+animals (troph. 2.2-2.79)
feeding type ref Hily, C. and M. Bouteille, 1999
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 sealifebase team on 02.13.07
Modified by Parducho, Vina Angelica on 06.20.14
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