Ecology of Congrogadus subducens
Main Ref. Winterbottom, R., J.D. Reist and C.D. Goodchild, 1984
Remarks Inhabits coastal waters, often in brackish conditions (Ref. 48636). Found hidden amongst rocks or coral rubble (Ref. 48636) and coral reefs (Ref. 58534). Feeds on fish and benthic crustaceans (Ref. 2077).

Aquatic zones / Water bodies

Marine - Neritic Marine - Oceanic Brackishwater Freshwater
Marine zones / Brackish and freshwater bodies
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
  • 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 Congrogadus subducens may be found.


Substrate Hard Bottom: rocky; rubble;
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats Coral Reefs;
Special habitats Ref.


Associated with
Association remarks


Feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
Feeding type Ref. Winterbottom, R., J.D. Reist and C.D. Goodchild, 1984
Feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
Feeding habit Ref. Winterbottom, R., J.D. Reist and C.D. Goodchild, 1984

Trophic Level(s)

Estimation method Original sample Unfished population Remark
Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
From individual food items 4.02 0.67 Trophic level estimated from a number of food items using a randomized resampling routine.
(e.g. 346)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Capuli, Estelita Emily on 12.09.91
Modified by OrtaƱez, Auda Kareen on 08.09.07
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