Ecology of Sabella pavonina
Main Ref. Martin, D. and J. Gil, 2010
Remarks A sessile suspension feeder (Ref. 95752).

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 Sabella pavonina may be found.


Substrate Benthic: sessile; Soft Bottom: sand;
Substrate Ref. Bonsdorff, E. and T.H. Pearson, 1999
Special habitats Beds: sea grass;
Special habitats Ref. Hily, C. and M. Bouteille, 1999


Associated with
Association remarks


Feeding type plants/detritus+animals (troph. 2.2-2.79)
Feeding type Ref. Bonsdorff, E. and T.H. Pearson, 1999
Feeding habit other
Feeding habit Ref. Bonsdorff, E. and T.H. Pearson, 1999

Trophic Level(s)

Estimation method original sample unfished population Remark
Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
From individual food items 2.00 0.00 Trophic level and s.e. inferred from exclusive plant/detritus food items.
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 06.28.11
Modified by Parducho, Vina Angelica on 06.17.14
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