BIOTIC Species Information for Sagartiogeton undatus
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Researched byEmily Wilson Data supplied byMarLIN
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Distribution and Habitat
Distribution in Britain & IrelandPresent on all British and Irish coats.
Global distributionScandinavia to the Mediterranean and throughout western Europe (Manuel, 1988; Hayward & Ryland, 1995b).
Biogeographic rangeNot researched Depth rangeLower shore to >100 m (Manuel, 1988).
Migratory   
Distribution Additional Information

Substratum preferencesBedrock
Large to very large boulders
Small boulders
Cobbles
Pebbles
Gravel / shingle
Coarse clean sand
Fine clean sand
Crevices / fissures
Physiographic preferences
Biological zoneLower Eulittoral
Sublittoral Fringe
Upper Infralittoral
Wave exposure
Tidal stream strength/Water flow Salinity
Habitat Preferences Additional InformationTypically buried in sand or gravel attached to a stone or shell or in crevices in rocks (Manuel, 1988; Hayward & Ryland, 1995b).
Distribution References Hayward & Ryland, 1995b, Hayward et al., 1996, Manuel, 1988,
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