Biodiversity & Conservation

Fabulina fabula and Magelona mirabilis with venerid bivalves in infralittoral compacted fine sand

SS.IGS.FaS.FabMag


<i>%Fabulina fabula%</i> and <i>%Magelona mirabilis%</i> with venerid bivalves in infralittoral compacted fine sand
Distribution map

SS.IGS.FaS.FabMag recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • EC_Habitats
  • UK_BAP

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat SS Sublittoral sediments
Habitat complex SS.IGS
Biotope complex SS.IGS.FaS Shallow sand faunal communities
Biotope SS.IGS.FaS.FabMag Fabulina fabula and Magelona mirabilis with venerid bivalves in infralittoral compacted fine sand

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) classification: A4.212/B-IGS.FaS.FabMag - Fabulina fabula and Magelona mirabilis with venerid bivalves in shallow-water compacted fine sand.

This review can be cited as follows:

Rayment, W.J. 2006. Fabulina fabula and Magelona mirabilis with venerid bivalves in infralittoral compacted fine sand. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 21/10/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=142&code=1997>