BIOTIC Species Information for Thieliana navis
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Researched byNicola White Data supplied byMarLIN
Refereed byDr Richard S.K. Barnes
General Biology
Growth formTurf
Feeding methodPassive suspension feeder
Predator
Mobility/MovementPermanent attachment
Environmental positionEpifaunal
Epiphytic
Epilithic
Typical food typesNo text entered HabitAttached
BioturbatorNot relevant FlexibilityHigh (>45 degrees)
FragilityFragile SizeVery small(<1cm)
HeightUp to 5 mm Growth RateInsufficient information
Adult dispersal potentialInsufficient information DependencyIndependent
SociabilityColonial
Toxic/Poisonous?No
General Biology Additional InformationSize refers to length of hydranth.
Biology References Millard, 1975, Eno et al., 1997, Boero, 1984, Gili & Hughes, 1995,
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