BIOTIC Species Information for Hesionura spp.
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Researched byDr Paul Somerfield & Prof. Richard Warwick Data supplied byPML
Refereed byThis information is not refereed
General Biology
Growth formVermiform segmented
Feeding methodPredator
Mobility/MovementBurrower
Environmental positionInfaunal
Typical food typesSmall invertebrates HabitFree living
Bioturbator FlexibilityHigh (>45 degrees)
FragilityIntermediate SizeVery small(<1cm)
Height Growth RateNot researched
Adult dispersal potentialNot researched Dependency
SociabilitySolitary
Toxic/Poisonous?No
General Biology Additional Information
Biology References Rouse & Pleijel, 2001 , Pleijel & Dales, 1991,
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