Biodiversity & Conservation

Corallina officinalis and coralline crusts in shallow eulittoral rockpools.

LR.FLR.Rkp.Cor


LR.Cor

Image David Connor - Pool in Pelvetia zone Corallina officinalis and coralline crusts (LR.Cor). Image width ca 50 cm.
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Distribution map

LR.FLR.Rkp.Cor recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • EC_Habitats

For a list of 2004 characterising species please see the JNCC website.

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat LR Littoral rock (and other hard substrata)
Habitat complex LR.FLR Features of littoral rock
Biotope complex LR.FLR.Rkp Rockpools
Biotope LR.FLR.Rkp.Cor Coralline crust-dominated shallow eulittoral rockpools

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) habitat classification code: A1.511/B-LR.Rkp.Cor - Corallina officinalis and coralline crusts in shallow eulittoral rockpools (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Budd, G.C. 2002. Corallina officinalis and coralline crusts in shallow eulittoral rockpools.. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 01/09/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=240&code=2004>