Ecology of Solea aegyptiaca
 
Main Ref. Bauchot, M.-L., 1987
Remarks Found in coastal waters (Ref. 3397) and shallow lagoons (Refs. 103954, 122747). Occurs in sandy (Refs. 3397, 122747) and sandy-muddy bottoms (Ref. 122747). Feeds on benthic invertebrates, e.g., cnidaria, polychaete worms, and bivalves (Ref. 3397).

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 Solea aegyptiaca may be found.

Habitat

Substrate Benthic: demersal; Soft Bottom: sand;
Substrate Ref. FAO EastMed Project, 2013
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. Bauchot, M.-L., 1987
Feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
Feeding habit Ref. Bauchot, M.-L., 1987

Trophic Level(s)

Estimation method Original sample Unfished population Remark
Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
From individual food items 3.17 0.41 Trophic level estimated from a number of food items using a randomized resampling routine.
Ref.
(e.g. 346)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Sta. Iglesia, Drina on 12.20.00
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 09.04.20
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