Ecology of Indophyllia macassarensis
 
Main Ref. Veron, J.E.N., 2000
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 Indophyllia macassarensis may be found.
Remarks Occurs in deep sandy substrates with other free-living corals (Ref. 848).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: sessile; Soft Bottom: sand;
Substrate Ref. Veron, J.E.N., 2000
Special habitats Coral Reefs;
Special habitats Ref. Veron, J.E.N., 2000

associations

Ref. Veron, J.E.N., 2000
associations solitary;
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

feeding type
feeding type ref
feeding habit
feeding habit ref
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 sealifebase team on 07.21.08
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 11.25.15
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