|Basic Information||Biotope classification||Ecology||Habitat preferences and distribution||Species composition||Sensitivity||Importance|
Image Roger Covey - Piddocks with a sparse associated fauna in upward-facing circalittoral very soft chalk or clay. Image width ca 30 cm.
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CR.MCR.SfR.Pid recorded () and expected () distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)
For a list of 2004 characterising species please see the JNCC website.
|Major habitat||CR||Circalittoral rock (and other hard substrata)|
|Habitat complex||CR.MCR||Moderate energy circalittoral rock|
|Biotope complex||CR.MCR.SfR||Soft rock communities|
|Biotope||CR.MCR.SfR.Pid||Piddocks with a sparse associated fauna in sublittoral very soft chalk or clay|
This review can be cited as follows:
Hill, J.M. 2008. Piddocks with a sparse associated fauna in upward-facing circalittoral very soft chalk or clay. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 01/12/2015]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=152&code=2004>