Biodiversity & Conservation

Styela gelatinosa and other solitary ascidians on very sheltered deep circalittoral muddy sediment

COS.COS.Sty


<i>%Styela gelatinosa%</i> and other solitary ascidians on very sheltered deep circalittoral muddy sediment
Distribution map

COS.COS.Sty 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 COS Circalittoral offshore sediments
Habitat complex COS.COS Circalittoral offshore sediments
Biotope complex COS.COS.Sty Styela gelatinosa and other solitary ascidians on sheltered deep circalittoral muddy sediment

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) code: A4.743 - Styela gelatinosa and other solitary ascidians on sheltered deep circalittoral muddy sediment (Davies & Moss, 1998) The description is based on samples from one location only but the entity is highly distinctive.

This review can be cited as follows:

Hiscock, K. 2002. Styela gelatinosa and other solitary ascidians on very sheltered deep circalittoral muddy sediment. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 31/10/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=274&code=1997>