Biodiversity & Conservation

Dense Lanice conchilega in tide-swept lower shore sand

LS.LGS.S.Lan


LGS.Lan

Image Anon. - Dense Lanice conchilega in muddy sand. Image width ca XX cm.
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Distribution map

LS.LGS.S.Lan 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 LS Littoral sediments
Habitat complex LS.LGS Littoral gravels and sands
Biotope complex LS.LGS.S Sand shores
Biotope LS.LGS.S.Lan Dense Lanice conchilega in tide-swept lower shore sand

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European Nature Information System (EUNIS) habitat classification code: A2.245/B-LGS.S.Lan - Dense Lanice conchilega in tide-scoured lower shore sand (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Budd, G.C. 2006. Dense Lanice conchilega in tide-swept lower shore sand. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 28/11/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=195&code=1997>