Ecology of Euryale aspera
Main Ref. Putchakarn, S. and P. Sonchaeng, 2004
Remarks This species is found in crevices during the day and then it extends its arms to feed at night (Ref. 85384).

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 Euryale aspera may be found.


Substrate Benthic: mobile; demersal;
Substrate Ref. Putchakarn, S. and P. Sonchaeng, 2004
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref. Lane, D., 2008


Associated with
Association remarks


Feeding type
Feeding type Ref.
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
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Pan-Saniano, Marianne on 07.20.10
Modified by Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 09.28.12
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