Ecology of Pomadasys maculatus
 
Main Ref. Smith, M.M. and R.J. McKay, 1986
Distribution
Marine - Neritic
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
Marine - Oceanic
  • epipelagic
  • mesopelagic
  • epipelagic
  • abyssopelagic
  • hadopelagic
Brackishwater
  • estuaries/lagoons/brackish seas
  • mangroves
  • marshes/swamps
Freshwater
  • rivers/streams
  • lakes/ponds
  • caves
  • exclusively in caves
Highighted items on the list are where Pomadasys maculatus may be found.
Remarks Occurs in inshore waters of the continental shelf (Ref. 75154). Often found in sandy or muddy areas. Feeds on crustaceans and fishes (Ref. 9137).

Substrate

Substrate Soft Bottom: silt; mud;
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats