Ecology of Amphiroa fragilissima
Main Ref. Fortes, M.D., 1995
Marine - Neritic
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
Marine - Oceanic
  • 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 Amphiroa fragilissima may be found.
Remarks Occurs on volcanic rocks at shallow intertidal to subtidal depths (Ref. 80999).


Substrate Benthic: sessile; Soft Bottom: sand; Hard Bottom: rocky; rubble;
Substrate Ref. Norris, J.N. and K.E. Bucher, 1982
Special habitats Beds: sea grass; Coral Reefs;
Special habitats Ref.


Ref. Norris, J.N. and K.E. Bucher, 1982
associations epiphytic;
Associated with Halimeda (Ref. 87157).
Association remarks


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
From individual food items
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Pacres-Urriquia, Lealde on 07.22.10
Modified by Pacres-Urriquia, Lealde on 08.01.12
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