Ecology of Weelia cylindrica
Main Ref. Wrobel, D. and C.E. Mills, 1998
Remarks Exhibits vertical migration (Ref. 3482).

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 Weelia cylindrica may be found.


Substrate Pelagic;
Substrate Ref. Cole, L. and G. Lambert, 2009
Special habitats Coral Reefs;
Special habitats Ref.


Ref. Bhavanarayana, P.V. and P.N. Ganapati, 1971
Associated with
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 Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 04.18.07
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 08.23.17
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