Ecology of Chiridota rotifera
 
Main Ref. Hendler, G. and D.L. Pawson, 2000
Remarks Commonly found in shallow water and sandy beaches (Ref. 86832). Infaunal. Also found on rubble (Ref. 111335).

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 Chiridota rotifera may be found.

Habitat

Substrate Benthic: endofauna (infauna); Soft Bottom: sand; Hard Bottom: rubble;
Substrate Ref. Pawson, D.L., 1976
Special habitats Beds: sea grass;
Special habitats Ref. Pawson, D.L., D.J. Vance, C.G. Messing, A. Solis-Marin and C.L. Mah, 2009

Associations

Ref.
Associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

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
Ref.
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Garcia, Mark Anthony on 03.28.11
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 08.17.17
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