Ecology of Devario devario
 
Main Ref. Talwar, P.K. and A.G. Jhingran, 1991
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 Devario devario may be found.
Remarks Inhabits rivers, canals, ponds, beels and inundated fields (Ref. 1479). Found usually in streams with a moderate current (Ref. 58912). Feeds on worms, small crustaceans and insects (Ref. 7020). Aquatic and terrestrial insects formed a large part of its diet, and also substantial amount of filamentous algae and diatoms (Ref. 58912).

Substrate

Substrate
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

Associations

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Associations
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Association remarks
Parasitism

Feeding

Feeding type plants/detritus+animals (troph. 2.2-2.79)
Feeding type ref McClure, M.M., P.B. McIntyre and A.R. McCune, 2006
Feeding habit variable
Feeding habit ref McClure, M.M., P.B. McIntyre and A.R. McCune, 2006
Trophic level(s)
Original sample Unfished population Remark
Estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
Ref.
From individual food items 2.98 0.35 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 12.19.00
Modified by Pablico, Grace Tolentino on 09.18.07
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