Ecology of Eleotris acanthopoma
Main Ref. Maeda, K. and K. Tachihara, 2004
Marine - Neritic
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
Marine - Oceanic
  • epipelagic
  • mesopelagic
  • epipelagic
  • abyssopelagic
  • hadopelagic
  • estuaries/lagoons/brackish seas
  • mangroves
  • marshes/swamps
  • rivers/streams
  • lakes/ponds
  • caves
  • exclusively in caves
Highighted items on the list are where Eleotris acanthopoma may be found.
Remarks Distributed from the tidally influenced area and the lower part of the freshwater area in theTeima River on Okinawa Island (Ref. 54520). Feeds mainly on crabs and aquatic snails (Ref. 54520).


Substrate Ref.
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.


Associated with
Association remarks


Feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
Feeding type ref Maeda, K. and K. Tachihara, 2004
Feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
Feeding habit ref Maeda, K. and K. Tachihara, 2004
Trophic level(s)
Original sample Unfished population Remark
Estimation method Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition 3.88 0.20 Troph of juv./adults from 4 studies.
Ref. Maeda, K. and K. Tachihara, 2004
From individual food items 3.71 0.64 Trophic level estimated from a number of food items using a randomized resampling routine.
(e.g. 346)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Pablico, Grace Tolentino on 08.10.05
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