Overview

Distribution

southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley)
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Ecology

Habitat

endoparasite found in Limanda ferruginea and Pseudopleuronectes americanusi
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Associations

Known prey organisms

Cucullanus heterochrous preys on:
Pholis gunnellus
Zoarces viviparus
Platichthys flesus
Gammarus

Based on studies in:
Scotland (Estuarine)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Huxham M, Beany S, Raffaelli D (1996) Do parasites reduce the chances of triangulation in a real food web? Oikos 76:284–300
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