Ecology

Associations

Known predators

Conochiloides dossuarius (Trophic species 9) is prey of:
Semotilus atromaculatus
Notemigonus crysoleucas
Lepomis gibbosus
Notropis cornutus
Actinopterygii
Epishura lacustris
Cyclops vernalis
Mesocyclops edax
Tropocyclops prasinus
Leptodora kindtii
Asplanchna
Chaoborus punctipennis
Orthocyclops modestus
Cyclops varians rubellus

Based on studies in:
USA: New York, Bridge Brook (Lake or pond)
USA: Michigan, Tuesday Lake (Lake or pond)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Jonsson et al. 2005. Food webs, body size, and species abundance in ecological community description. Advances in Ecological Research 36:1-78.
  • Havens K (1992) Scale and structure in natural food webs. Science 257:1107–1109
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Known prey organisms

Conochiloides dossuarius (Trophic species 9) preys on:
Cryptomonas ovata
Cryptomonas erosa
nanoflagellates
Closteriopsis longissimus

Chroococcus dispersus
Cryptomonas sp. 1
Chromulina
Trachelomonas
Selenastrum minutum
Chroococcus limneticus
microflagellates

Based on studies in:
USA: New York, Bridge Brook (Lake or pond)
USA: Michigan, Tuesday Lake (Lake or pond)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Jonsson et al. 2005. Food webs, body size, and species abundance in ecological community description. Advances in Ecological Research 36:1-78.
  • Havens K (1992) Scale and structure in natural food webs. Science 257:1107–1109
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