Ecology of Helcogramma ellioti
 
Main Ref. Holleman, W., 2007
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 Helcogramma ellioti may be found.
Remarks Inhabits rocky boulders in a 2-5 m depth range and lives in small groups, each comprising a male and several females (Ref. 48636). Lives on rock surfaces and under ledges; common at depths less than 10 m (Ref. 6211) Also found in tidepools (Ref. 75031).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic: mobile; Hard Bottom: rocky;
Substrate Ref. Kuiter, R.H. and T. Tonozuka, 2001
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

Associations

Ref. Kuiter, R.H. and T. Tonozuka, 2001
Associations
Associated with
Association remarks Lives in small groups of several females with one male (Ref. 48636).
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. 346)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Olisa, Kristine Elaine Paz on 07.09.13
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