Ecology of Myrichthys colubrinus
 
Main Ref. Nguyen, N.T. and V.Q. Nguyen, 2006
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 Myrichthys colubrinus may be found.
Remarks Adults occur in shallow sandy flats and seagrass beds (Ref. 1602, 48635, 58302). Burrowing species of inshore waters (Ref. 75154). Fish-and-invertebrate feeder (Ref. 113692).

Substrate

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

Associations

Ref.
Associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

Feeding

Feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
Feeding type ref Unsworth, R.K., S.L. Garrard, P.S. De León, L.C. Cullen, D.J. Smith, K.A. Sloman and J.J. Bell, 2009
Feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
Feeding habit ref Unsworth, R.K., S.L. Garrard, P.S. De León, L.C. Cullen, D.J. Smith, K.A. Sloman and J.J. Bell, 2009
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 Ortañez, Auda Kareen on 08.07.07
Modified by Casal, Christine Marie V. on 04.13.18
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