Ecology of Lutjanus fulviflamma
 
Main Ref. Allen, G.R., 1985
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 Lutjanus fulviflamma may be found.
Remarks Occurs inshore (Ref. 75154). Present in seagrass beds at juvenile stage (Ref. 41878). Feeds mainly on fishes and benthic invertebrates (Ref. 11889), like shrimps, crabs, and other crustaceans (Ref. 9821).

Substrate

Substrate
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats Beds: sea grass; Coral Reefs;
Special habitats Ref. Nguyen, N.T. and V.Q. Nguyen, 2006

Associations

Ref. Lieske, E. and R. Myers, 1994
Associations
Associated with Often in large aggregations with Lutjanus kasmira and Lutjanus lutjanus (Ref. 9710)
Association remarks
Parasitism

Feeding

Feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
Feeding type ref Sano, M., M. Shimizu and Y. Nose, 1984
Feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
Feeding habit ref Sano, M., M. Shimizu and Y. Nose, 1984
Trophic level(s)
Original sample Unfished population Remark
Estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition 3.79 0.29 3.56 0.48 Troph of juv./adults from 2 studies.
Ref. Connell, S.D., 1998
From individual food items 3.85 0.62 Trophic level estimated from a number of food items using a randomized resampling routine.
(e.g. 346)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 10.19.90
Modified by Capuli, Estelita Emily on 02.21.19
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