Ecology of Lanassa venusta
 
Main Ref. Fauchald, K. and P.A. Jumars, 1979
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 Lanassa venusta may be found.
Remarks Main food is detritus, including diatoms, unicellular algae and small invertebrates (based on the feeding ecology of the family Terebellidae; Ref. 87179).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: endofauna (infauna); macrobenthos;
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

associations

Ref.
associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

feeding type plants/detritus+animals (troph. 2.2-2.79)
feeding type ref Fauchald, K. and P.A. Jumars, 1979
feeding habit browsing on substrate
feeding habit ref Fauchald, K. and P.A. Jumars, 1979
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 Parducho, Vina Angelica on 07.11.14
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