Ecology

Associations

Known predators

Anomura (shrimps/hermit crabs/stomatopods) is prey of:
Chondrichthyes
Scombridae
Carangidae
Actinopterygii
decomposers/microfauna
phytoplankton
organic stuff
Cephalopoda
Cheloniidae
Octopus
Decapoda
Stomatopoda
Anomura
Gastropoda

Based on studies in:
Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico-Virgin Islands shelf (Reef)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Opitz S (1996) Trophic interactions in Caribbean coral reefs. ICLARM Tech Rep 43, Manila, Philippines
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Known prey organisms

Anomura (shrimps/hermit crabs/stomatopods) preys on:
Actinopterygii
organic stuff
Engraulidae
Cephalopoda
Octopus
Decapoda
Stomatopoda
Anomura
Isopoda
Amphipoda
Pycnogonidae
Tanaidae
Asteroidea
Echinoidea
Gastropoda
Scaphopoda
Neoloricata
Priapula
Polychaeta
Ophiuroidea
Hemichordata
Holothuroidea
Echiuroidea
Sipunculidae
Bivalvia

Based on studies in:
Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico-Virgin Islands shelf (Reef)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Opitz S (1996) Trophic interactions in Caribbean coral reefs. ICLARM Tech Rep 43, Manila, Philippines
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Evolution and Systematics

Evolution

Classification

Included in subordo Reptantia by d'Udekem d'Acoz
  • d'Udekem d'Acoz, C. (1999). Inventaire et distribution des crustacés décapodes de l'Atlantique nord-oriental, de la Méditerranée et des eaux continentales adjacentes au nord de 25°N [Inventory and distribution of the decapod crustaceans from the northeastern Atlantic, the Mediterranean and the adjacent continental waters north of 25°N]. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 40. Muséum national d'Histoire Naturelle: Paris, France. ISBN 2-86515-114-10. X, 383 pp.
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Source: World Register of Marine Species

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