Biodiversity & Conservation

Fucus serratus with sponges, ascidians and red seaweeds on tide-swept lower eulittoral mixed substrata

LR.SLR.FX.FserX.T


<i>%Fucus serratus%</i> with sponges, ascidians and red seaweeds on tide-swept lower eulittoral mixed substrata
Distribution map

LR.SLR.FX.FserX.T recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • UK_BAP

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat LR Littoral rock (and other hard substrata)
Habitat complex LR.SLR Sheltered littoral rock (fucoid shores)
Biotope complex LR.SLR.FX Fucoids, barnacles or ephemeral seaweeds (mixed substrata)
Biotope LR.SLR.FX.FserX Fucus serratus on lower eulittoral mixed substrata

Additional information icon Additional information

European Nature Classification Information System (EUNIS) habitat classification: A1.3241-Fucus serratus with sponges, ascidians and red seaweeds on tide-swept lower eulittoral mixed substrata (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Marshall, C.E. 2006. Fucus serratus with sponges, ascidians and red seaweeds on tide-swept lower eulittoral mixed substrata. 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=221&code=1997>