Ecology of Calcinus morgani
Main Ref. Davie, P.J.F., 2002
Remarks Inhabits coral and rock reefs in shallow subtidal and lower intertidal areas.

Aquatic zones / Water bodies

Marine - Neritic Marine - Oceanic Brackishwater Freshwater
Marine zones / Brackish and freshwater bodies
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
  • epipelagic
  • mesopelagic
  • epipelagic
  • abyssopelagic
  • hadopelagic
  • estuaries/lagoons/brackish seas
  • mangroves
  • marshes/swamps
  • rivers/streams
  • lakes/ponds
  • caves
  • exclusively in caves
Highighted items on the list are where Calcinus morgani may be found.


Substrate Benthic: demersal;
Substrate Ref. Davie, P.J.F., 2002
Special habitats Coral Reefs; Other habitats: other invertebrates ();
Special habitats Ref. Davie, P.J.F., 2002


Ref. CRUSTA, 2012
Associated with Associated with corals (facultative).
Association remarks


Feeding type
Feeding type Ref.
Feeding habit
Feeding habit Ref.

Trophic Level(s)

Estimation method original sample unfished population Remark
Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
From individual food items
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Pan-Saniano, Marianne on 03.29.07
Modified by Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 08.05.14
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