Biodiversity & Conservation

Semi-permanent tube-building amphipods and polychaetes in sublittoral mud or muddy sand

SS.SSa.IFiSa.TbAmPo


Semi-permanent tube-building amphipods and polychaetes in sublittoral mud or muddy sand
Distribution map

SS.SSa.IFiSa.TbAmPo recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • EC_Habitats

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

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat SS Sublittoral sediment
Habitat complex SS.SSa Sublittoral sands and muddy sands
Biotope complex SS.SSa.IFiSa Infralittoral fine sand
Biotope SS.SSa.IFiSa.TbAmPo Semi-permanent tube-building amphipods and polychaetes in sublittoral sand

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Natural Information System (EUNIS) classification: A4.311/B-IMU.MarMu.TubeAP - Semi-permanent tube-building amphipods and polychaetes in sublittoral mud or muddy sand (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Rayment, W.J. 2002. Semi-permanent tube-building amphipods and polychaetes in sublittoral mud or muddy sand. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 25/04/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=136&code=2004>