Biodiversity & Conservation

Green seaweeds (Ulva spp. and Cladophora spp.) in upper shore rockpools

LR.FLR.Rkp.G


LR.G

Image Dale Cartlidge - Green seaweeds (Enteromorpha spp. and Cladophora spp.) in upper shore rockpools Image width ca 1m.
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Distribution map

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


  • EC_Habitats
  • UK_BAP

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.G Green seaweeds (Enteromorpha spp. and Cladophora spp.) in shallow upper shore rockpools

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) habitat classification code: A1.521/B-LR.Rkp.G - Green seaweeds Enteromorpha spp. and Cladophora spp. in upper shore rockpools (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Budd, G.C. 2002. Green seaweeds (Ulva spp. and Cladophora spp.) in upper shore rockpools. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 27/11/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=246&code=2004>