Ecology of Grammistes sexlineatus
 
Main Ref. Randall, J.E., 1986
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 Grammistes sexlineatus may be found.
Remarks Found inshore (Ref. 75154). Inhabits coastal waters over corals (Ref. 58534) and rocky substrates. Usually hides beneath ledges and small caves during the day (Ref. 4326).

Substrate

Substrate Benthic; Hard Bottom: rocky;
Substrate Ref. Letourneur, Y., P. Chabanet, P. Durville, M. Taquet, E. Teissier, M. Parmentier, J.-C. Quéro and K. Pothin, 2004
Special habitats Beds: sea grass; Coral Reefs;
Special habitats Ref. Gell, F.R. and M.W. Whittington, 2002

Associations

Ref.
Associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

Feeding

Feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
Feeding type ref Bagnis, R., P. Mazellier, J. Bennett and E. Christian, 1972
Feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
Feeding habit ref Bagnis, R., P. Mazellier, J. Bennett and E. Christian, 1972
Trophic level(s)
Original sample Unfished population Remark
Estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
Ref.
From individual food items 3.98 0.66 Trophic level estimated from a number of food items using a randomized resampling routine.
(e.g. 346)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Sta. Iglesia, Drina on 11.09.00
Modified by Ortañez, Auda Kareen on 05.02.18
Checked by Sta. Iglesia, Drina on 11.24.00
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