Ecology of Palaemon styliferus
Main Ref. Taylor, J.D., 1976
Remarks Intertidal mudflat. Feeds mainly on small crustaceans as well as diatoms and mangrove detritus (Ref. 107336).

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 Palaemon styliferus may be found.


Substrate Benthic: mobile; Soft Bottom: mud;
Substrate Ref. Leung, S.F., 1994
Special habitats vegetation
Special habitats Ref. Leung, S.F., 1991


Associated with
Association remarks


Feeding type plants/detritus+animals (troph. 2.2-2.79)
Feeding type Ref. Leung, S.F., 1994
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 2.37 0.22 Trophic level estimated from a number of food items using a randomized resampling routine.
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Guerzon, Lorielle Ivy on 06.08.07
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 04.15.16
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