Ecology of Hesione splendida
 
Main Ref. Wehe, T. and D. Fiege, 2002
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 Hesione splendida may be found.
Remarks Epifaunal. Has a trophic level of 3.3 (Ref. 107127).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: mobile;
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

associations

Ref.
associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
feeding type ref Grall, J., F. Le Loc'h, B. Guyonnet and P. Riera, 2006
feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
feeding habit ref Australian Biological Resources Study, 2000
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 Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 08.23.07
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 05.16.16
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