Ecology of Magelona cornuta
 
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 Magelona cornuta may be found.
Remarks Sublittoral areas. Found in clay (Ref. 107404). Surface deposit feeder (Ref. 108173).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic; Soft Bottom
Substrate Ref. Mortimer, K., 2010
Special habitats Other habitats: burrows;
Special habitats Ref. Ruppert, E.E., R.S. Fox and R.D. Barnes, 2004

associations

Ref.
associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

feeding type mainly plants/detritus (troph. 2-2.19)
feeding type ref Taheri, M., M. Yazdani Foshtomi and H. Bagheri, 2010
feeding habit browsing on substrate
feeding habit ref Taheri, M., M. Yazdani Foshtomi and H. Bagheri, 2010
trophic level(s)
original sample unfished population Remark
estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
Ref.
From individual food items 2.00 0.00 Trophic level and s.e. inferred from exclusive plant/detritus food items.
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 08.24.07
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 05.24.16
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