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Calappa ocellata (ocellate box crab)

Prey / Diet

Americardia media (atlantic strawberry cockle)[1]
Anadara notabilis (eared ark)[1]
Anodontia alba (buttercup lucine)[1]
Antillipecten antillarum (Antillean scallop)[1]
Calcinus tibicen (orangeclaw hermit)[1]
Cassis tuberosa (Caribbean helmet)[1]
Charonia variegata (Triton's trumpet)[1]
Chione cancellata (cross-barred venus)[1]
Clathrolucina costata (costate lucine)[1]
Codakia orbicularis (tiger lucine)[1]
Ctena orbiculata (dwarf tiger lucine)[1]
Cymatium femorale (angular triton)[1]
Cypraecassis testiculus (reticulate cowrie-helmet)[1]
Dallocardia muricata (yellow pricklycockle)[1]
Dermomurex pauperculus (beggar aspella)[1]
Diplodonta caelata (pimpled diplodon)[1]
Diplodonta nucleiformis (nut-shaped diplodon)[1]
Eulithidium thalassicola (turtlegrass pheasant)[1]
Fulvia laevigata[1]
Gouldia cerina (waxy gouldclam)[1]
Lirophora paphia[1]
Lobatus costatus (milk conch)[1]
Lobatus gallus (roostertail conch)[1]
Lobatus gigas (pink or queen conch)[1]
Lucina pensylvanica (Pennsylvania lucine)[1]
Modiolus americanus (American horsemussel)[1]
Modulus modulus (buttonsnail)[1]
Monoplex nicobaricus (goldmouth triton)[1]
Monoplex pilearis (hairy triton)[1]
Mysia pellucida[1]
Pagurus bonairensis[1]
Pagurus brevidactylus (Hermit crab)[1]
Papyridea soleniformis (spiny papercockle)[1]
Periglypta listeri (princess venus)[1]
Pinna carnea (amber penshell)[1]
Pitar fulminatus (lightning pitar)[1]
Sinum perspectivum (white baby ear)[1]
Smaragdia viridis (emerald nerite)[1]
Tellina radiata (sunrise tellin)[1]
Tellinella listeri (speckled tellin)[1]
Trachycardium isocardia (even pricklycockle)[1]
Tucetona pectinata (comb bittersweet)[1]

Predators

Balistes capriscus (Grey triggerfish)[1]
Bothus ocellatus (Flounder)[2]
Calamus pennatula (Sheepshead porgy)[1]
Carcharhinus longimanus (Whitetip whaler)[1]
Epinephelus striatus (White grouper)[1]
Gymnothorax vicinus (Purple-mouthed moray eel)[1]
Haemulon aurolineatum (Seize)[1]
Haemulon carbonarium (Redmouth grunt)[1]
Haemulon chrysargyreum (Yellowstripe grunt)[1]
Haemulon plumierii (White snapper)[1]
Halichoeres bivittatus (Slippery dick)[1]
Holocentrus adscensionis (Squirrelfish)[1]
Lachnolaimus maximus (Hogftsh)[1]
Lutjanus analis (Virgin snapper)[1]
Lutjanus apodus (Schooly)[1]
Mulloidichthys martinicus (Yellow goatfish)[1]
Myrichthys breviceps (Sharptail eel)[1]
Neoniphon marianus (Switchtail)[1]
Ocyurus chrysurus (Yellowtail snapper)[2]
Rhizoprionodon terraenovae (Atlantic sharp-nosed shark)[3]
Sargocentron vexillarium (Welchman)[1]
Sphoeroides spengleri (Puffer)[1]
Trachinotus falcatus (Yellow-wax pompano)[1]

Distribution

Western Atlantic Ocean;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit 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.
2Food Habits of Reef Fishes of the West Indies, John E. Randall, Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. 5, 665–847 (1967)
3Captures and Diet of Three Sharks Species in the Veracruz Reef System, José Otilio Avendaño-Alvarez, Horacio Pérez-España, David Salas-Monreal, Emiliano García-Rodríguez, Open Journal of Marine Science, 2013, 3, 66-73
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