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Pontophilus norvegicus (Norwegian shrimp)

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Lyme Bay and Torbay 77215 England, United Kingdom

Prey / Diet

Calanus finmarchicus[1]
Calanus glacialis[1]
Calanus hyperboreus[1]
Metridia longa[1]
Oithona setigera[1]



Parasitized by 
Nectonema munidae[10]


Eastern Atlantic Ocean; Western Atlantic Ocean;

External References



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.
2Distribution and feeding ecology of Raja radiata in the northeastern North Sea and Skagerrak (Norwegian Deep), J. E. Skjæraasen, and O. A. Bergstad, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 57: 1249–1260. 2000
3Feeding habits of Cataetyx alleni (Pisces: Bythitidae) in the deep western Mediterranean, MAITE CARRASSÓN and JESÚS MATALLANAS, SCI. MAR., 66 (4): 417-421 (2002)
4Diets of deep-sea macrourid fishes in the western Mediterranean, M. Carrassón, J. Matallanas, Mar Ecol Prog Ser 234: 215–228, 2002
5Predator-Prey Relationships and Food Sources of the Skagerrak Deep-Water Fish Assemblage, O. A. Bergstad, Å. D. Wik and Ø. Hildre, J. Northw. Atl. Fish. Sci., Vol. 31, 2003, pp. 165-180
6Diets of deep-sea brachyuran crabs in the Western Mediterranean Sea, J. E. Cartes, Marine Biology 117, 449-457 (1993)
7Food of Northwest Atlantic Fishes and Two Common Species of Squid, Ray E. Bowman, Charles E. Stillwell, William L. Michaels, and Marvin D. Grosslein, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-NE-155 (2000)
8Feeding Habits of Fish Species Distributed on the Grand Bank, Concepción González1, Xabier Paz, Esther Román, and María Hermida, NAFO SCR Doc. 06/31, Serial No. N5251 (2006)
9Diet comparison of four ray species (Raja clavata, Raja brachyura, Raja montagui and Leucoraja naevus) caught along the Portuguese continental shelf, Inês Farias, Ivone Figueiredo, Teresa Moura, Leonel Serrano Gordo, Ana Neves and Bárbara Serra-Pereira, Aquat. Living Resour. 19, 105–114 (2006)
10Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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