Crustacea — Facts & Information

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Data about Crustacea

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Ecology

Data about Crustacea
  • has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
has predator
Additional detail Aonides oxycephala polytraits  
Additional detail Bloodworms polytraits  
Additional detail Bobbit Worm polytraits  
Additional detail Bristleworm polytraits  
Additional detail Bristleworm polytraits  
Additional detail Catworm polytraits  
Additional detail Catworm polytraits  
Additional detail Catworm polytraits  
Additional detail Catworm polytraits  
Additional detail Chaetozone setosa polytraits  
Additional detail Cirriformia polytraits  
Additional detail Cirriformia polytraits  
Additional detail Common Clamworm polytraits  
Additional detail Fifteen-scaled Worm polytraits  
Additional detail Fifteen-scaled Worm polytraits  
Additional detail Four-eyed Dorvillea polytraits  
Additional detail Gattyana cirrhosa polytraits  
Additional detail Glycera alba polytraits  
Additional detail Glycera dibranchiata polytraits  
Additional detail Harmothoe impar polytraits  
Additional detail Hesionidae polytraits  
Additional detail King Ragworm polytraits  
Additional detail Lumbrineris latreilli polytraits  
Additional detail Lumbrineris latreilli polytraits  
Additional detail Magelonidae polytraits  
Additional detail Myrianida quindecimdentata polytraits  
Additional detail Nephtyidae polytraits  
Additional detail Nephtyidae polytraits  
Additional detail Nephtys caeca polytraits  
Additional detail Oxydromus flexuosus polytraits  
Additional detail Paraonis fulgens polytraits  
Additional detail Pectinariidae polytraits  
Additional detail Phyllodoce mucosa polytraits  
Additional detail Phyllodoce mucosa polytraits  
Additional detail Phyllodocidae polytraits  
Additional detail Phylo foetida polytraits  
Additional detail Polynoidae polytraits  
Additional detail Polyophthalmus pictus polytraits  
Additional detail Protodorvillea kefersteini polytraits  
Additional detail Protodorvillea kefersteini polytraits  
Additional detail Ragworm polytraits  
Additional detail Ragworm polytraits  
Additional detail Red-lined Worm polytraits  
Additional detail Rosy Magelona polytraits  
Additional detail Schistomeringos polytraits  
Additional detail Scoloplos armiger polytraits  
Additional detail Sea Mouse polytraits  
Additional detail Spindle-shaped Tubeworm polytraits  
Additional detail Streptosyllis verrilli polytraits  
Additional detail Syllidae polytraits  
Additional detail Syllis gracilis polytraits  
Additional detail Terebellidae polytraits  
Additional detail Torrea pelagica polytraits  
Additional detail Trumpet Worm polytraits  
Additional detail Trumpet Worm polytraits  
Additional detail Vanadis minuta polytraits  
  • has associate
    non specific association. Indicates the biological possibility that two organisms should be considered associates.
    http://polytraits.lifewatchgreece.eu/terms/SOC
has associate
Additional detail Bristleworm polytraits  
Additional detail Bristleworm polytraits  
Additional detail Common Clamworm polytraits  
Additional detail Common Clamworm polytraits  
Additional detail Exogone naidina polytraits  
Additional detail Fabricia stellaris stellaris polytraits  
Additional detail Fire Worms polytraits  
Additional detail Mud Worms polytraits  
Additional detail Mud Worms polytraits  
Additional detail Neanthes caudata polytraits  
Additional detail Neanthes caudata polytraits  
Additional detail Nereiphylla rubiginosa polytraits  
Additional detail Nereis fucata polytraits  
Additional detail Ophelina acuminata polytraits  
Additional detail Paddleworm polytraits  
Additional detail Paraonis fulgens polytraits  
Additional detail Pherusa plumosa polytraits  
Additional detail Phyllodoce mucosa polytraits  
Additional detail Polynoidae polytraits  
Additional detail Pterocirrus macroceros polytraits  
Additional detail Ragworm polytraits  
Additional detail Ragworm polytraits  
Additional detail Salvatoria clavata polytraits  
Additional detail Sandworms polytraits  
Additional detail Spindle-shaped Tubeworm polytraits  
Additional detail Syllid polytraits  
Additional detail Terebellides stroemii polytraits  
competes with
Additional detail Bristleworm polytraits  
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Additional detail Capitella Sp. I polytraits  
Additional detail Phyllodoce mucosa polytraits  
Additional detail Ragworm polytraits  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about Crustacea
first appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 530.0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
first appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 520.0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
last appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
last appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

Data about Crustacea
extinction status
Additional detail extant The Paleobiology Database  

Other

Data about Crustacea
So Creverse
Additional detail Capitella capitata capitata polytraits  
Additional detail Capitella capitata capitata polytraits  
Additional detail Cirriformia filigera polytraits  
Additional detail Dumeril's Clam Worm polytraits  
Additional detail Dumeril's Clam Worm polytraits  
Additional detail Eupolymnia nebulosa polytraits  
Additional detail Fanworms polytraits  
Additional detail Fifteen-scaled Worm polytraits  
Additional detail Laonice cirrata polytraits  
Additional detail Melinna cristata polytraits  
Additional detail Syllidae polytraits  
Additional detail Tube Worm polytraits  
Additional detail Tube Worm polytraits  

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