Ecology of Bolinus brandaris
 
Main Ref. Ramon, M. and M.J. Amor, 2002
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 Bolinus brandaris may be found.
Remarks Carnivorous and feeds on bivalves and other gastropods (Ref. 2532).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: demersal; Soft Bottom: sand ( coarse, fine, ); silt; mud;
Substrate Ref. Ramón, M. and M.J. Amor, 2001
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

associations

Ref.
associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
feeding type ref Carlier, A., P. Riera, J.-M. Amouroux, J.-Y. Bodiou and A. Grémare, 2007
feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
feeding habit ref Ramón, M. and M.J. Amor, 2001
trophic level(s)
original sample unfished population Remark
estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
Ref.
From individual food items 3.23 0.45 Trophic level estimated from a number of food items using a randomized resampling routine.
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Conejar - Espedido, Jeniffer on 08.13.08
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 05.25.18
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