Biodiversity & Conservation

Ascophyllum nodosum, sponges and ascidians on tide-swept mid eulittoral rock

LR.SLR.F.Asc.T


<i>%Ascophyllum nodosum%</i>, sponges and ascidians on tide-swept mid eulittoral rock
Distribution map

LR.SLR.F.Asc.T recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • UK_BAP

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat LR Littoral rock (and other hard substrata)
Habitat complex LR.SLR Sheltered littoral rock (fucoid shores)
Biotope complex LR.SLR.F
Biotope LR.SLR.F.Asc Ascophyllum nodosum on very sheltered mid eulittoral rock

Additional information icon Additional information

European Nature Classification Information System (EUNIS) habitat classification: A1.3142 - Ascophyllum nodosum, sponges and ascidians on tide-swept mid eulittoral rock (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Marshall, C.E. 2005. Ascophyllum nodosum, sponges and ascidians on tide-swept mid eulittoral rock. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 17/04/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=100&code=1997>