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Romaleon polyodon

Synonyms: Cancer dentatus; Cancer polyodon; Cancer setosus

Prey / Diet

Argopecten purpuratus (Peruvian calico scallop)[1]
Austromegabalanus psittacus[1]
Brachidontes granulatus[1]
Petrolisthes desmarestii[1]
Rhynchocinetes typus (rabbitnose shrimp)[1]
Romaleon polyodon[1]
Tagelus dombeii[1]

Predators

Lontra felina (Marine Otter)[2]
Pinguipes chilensis (Sandperch)[2]
Romaleon polyodon[1]
Sebastes capensis (Jacopever)[2]

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Feeding ecology of the crab Cancer polyodon in La Herradura Bay, northern Chile. II. Food spectrum and prey consumption, Gerardo Cerdal, Matthias Wolff, Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 100: 119-125, 1993 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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