Biodiversity & Conservation

Polydora ciliata in variable salinity infralittoral firm mud or clay

SS.IMU.EstMu.PolVS


<i>%Polydora ciliata%</i> in variable salinity infralittoral firm mud or clay
Distribution map

SS.IMU.EstMu.PolVS 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.IMU
Biotope complex SS.IMU.EstMu Estuarine sublittoral muds
Biotope SS.IMU.EstMu.PolVS Polydora ciliata in variable salinity infralittoral firm mud or clay

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) habitat classification code: A4.321/B-IMU.EstMu.PolVS - Polydora ciliata in variable salinity infralittoral firm mud or clay (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Hill, J.M. 2002. Polydora ciliata in variable salinity infralittoral firm mud or clay. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 25/10/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=193&code=1997>