BIOTIC Species Information for Spio martinensis
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Researched byDan Bayley Data supplied byMBA
Refereed byThis information is not refereed.
General Biology
Growth formVermiform segmented
Feeding methodSurface deposit feeder
Detritivore
Mobility/MovementBurrower
Environmental positionInfaunal
Typical food typesDetritus HabitTubiculous
Bioturbator Flexibility
FragilityFragile SizeSmall-medium(3-10cm)
Height Growth Rate
Adult dispersal potential DependencyIndependent
SociabilitySolitary
Toxic/Poisonous?No
General Biology Additional Information
Biology References Hayward & Ryland, 1990, , Giangrande, 1997,
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