BIOTIC Species Information for Scoloplos armiger
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Researched byLizzie Tyler Data supplied byUniversity of Sheffield
Refereed byThis information is not refereed.
Distribution and Habitat
Distribution in Britain & IrelandWidely distributed in NW Europe and Britain on lower shore and in sublittoral (Fish & Fish, 1996),
Global distributionFound from the Arctic and north west Europe to the Indian Ocean, the Pacific and the Antarctic.
Biogeographic rangeNot researched Depth range
MigratoryNon-migratory / Resident   
Distribution Additional InformationNone entered

Substratum preferencesCoarse clean sand
Fine clean sand
Muddy sand
Physiographic preferences
Biological zone Wave exposure
Tidal stream strength/Water flow Salinity
Habitat Preferences Additional InformationNone entered
Distribution References Fish & Fish, 1996, Hayward et al., 1996, Hayward & Ryland, 1995b, Rasmussen, 1973, Hayward & Ryland, 1990, Julie Bremner, unpub data,
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