Biodiversity & Conservation

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

LR.HLR.FT.AscT


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

LR.HLR.FT.AscT recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • UK_BAP

For a list of 2004 characterising species please see the JNCC website.

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat LR Littoral rock (and other hard substrata)
Habitat complex LR.HLR High energy littoral rock
Biotope complex LR.HLR.FT Fucoids in tide-swept conditions
Biotope LR.HLR.FT.AscT Ascophyllum nodosum, sponges and ascidians on tide-swept 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 16/09/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=100&code=2004>