Biodiversity & Conservation

Chrysophyceae on vertical upper littoral fringe soft rock

LR.L.Chr


LR.Chr

Image Tim Hill - Base of vertical chalk cliff showing green cover of Chrysophyceae. Image width ca XX cm.
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Distribution map

LR.L.Chr recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • EC_Habitats
  • OSPAR

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat LR Littoral rock (and other hard substrata)
Habitat complex LR.L Lichens or algal crusts
Biotope complex LR.L.Chr Chrysophyceae on vertical upper littoral fringe soft rock

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) habitat classification code: B3.1/B-LR.L.Chr Chrysophyceae on vertical upper littoral fringe soft rock (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Tyler-Walters, H. 2001. Chrysophyceae on vertical upper littoral fringe soft rock. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 23/07/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=121&code=1997>