Ecology of Iconaster longimanus
 
Main Ref. Lane, D., 2008
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 Iconaster longimanus may be found.
Remarks This species is found in lower reef slopes and adjacent seabed on hard bottoms. It is known to feed on epilithic growth (Ref. 85384).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic;
Substrate Ref. Lane, D., 2008
Special habitats Coral Reefs: reef slope/drop-offs;
Special habitats Ref. Lane, D., 2008

associations

Ref.
associations
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 Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 09.28.12
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