Biodiversity & Conservation

Filamentous green seaweeds on low salinity infralittoral mixed sediment or rock

SS.IMX.KSwMx.FiG


IMX.FiG

Image Anon. - Tufts of green filamentous algae. Image width ca 15 cm.
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Distribution map

SS.IMX.KSwMx.FiG recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • EC_Habitats

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat SS Sublittoral sediments
Habitat complex SS.IMX
Biotope complex SS.IMX.KSwMx Laminaria saccharina (sugar kelp) and filamentous seaweeds (mixed sediment)
Biotope SS.IMX.KSwMx.FiG Filamentous green seaweeds on low salinity infralittoral mixed sediment or rock

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) Habitat classification code: A4.414 - Filamentous green seaweeds on low salinity shallow-water mixed sediment or rock (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Hiscock, K. 2002. Filamentous green seaweeds on low salinity infralittoral mixed sediment or rock. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 02/08/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=157&code=1997>