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Venustaconcha ellipsiformis (ellipse)

Attributes

Diet [1]  Planktivore, Detritivore
Water Biome [1]  Rivers and Streams

Prey / Diet

Alosa pseudoharengus (kyack)[2]
Ammodytes marinus (sand eel)[2]
Clupea harengus (Yawling)[2]
Peprilus triacanthus (Sheephead)[2]
Venustaconcha ellipsiformis (ellipse)[2]

Predators

Amblyraja radiata (Starry ray)[2]
Astarte arctica (Arctic astarte)[2]
Glyptocephalus cynoglossus (Witch flounder)[2]
Hippoglossina oblonga (Fourspot flounder)[2]
Hippoglossoides platessoides (American dab)[2]
Hippoglossus hippoglossus (Halibut)[2]
Homo sapiens (man)[2]
Leucoraja erinacea (common skate)[2]
Leucoraja ocellata (Winter skate)[2]
Limanda ferruginea (rusty flounder)[2]
Lophius americanus (Monkfish)[2]
Merluccius bilinearis (Whiting)[2]
Mustelus canis (Dogfish)[2]
Myoxocephalus octodecemspinosus (Sea raven)[2]
Paralichthys dentatus (fluke)[2]
Pollachius pollachius (Pollock)[2]
Pseudopleuronectes americanus (rough flounder)[2]
Scophthalmus aquosus (brill)[2]
Squalus acanthias (Common spiny)[2]
Urophycis chuss (Squirrel hake)[2]
Urophycis regia (Spotted hake)[2]
Urophycis tenuis (White hake)[2]
Venustaconcha ellipsiformis (ellipse)[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

Distribution

North America;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org 2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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