Biodiversity & Conservation

Polyides rotundus and/or Furcellaria lumbricalis on reduced salinity infralittoral rock

IR.SIR.Lag.PolFur


SIR.PolFur

Image Anon. - A turf of Polyides rotundus, Furcellaria lumbricalis and filamentous brown algae. Image width ca 1m.
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Distribution map

IR.SIR.Lag.PolFur 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 IR Infralittoral rock (and other hard substrata)
Habitat complex IR.SIR Sheltered infralittoral rock
Biotope complex IR.SIR.Lag Submerged fucoids, green and red seaweeds (lagoonal rock)
Biotope IR.SIR.Lag.PolFur Polyides rotundus and/or Furcellaria lumbricalis on reduced salinity infralittoral rock

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Natural Information System (EUNIS) classification: A3.333/B-SIR.Lag.PolFur - Polyides rotundus and/or Furcellaria lumbricalis on reduced salinity infralittoral rock.

This review can be cited as follows:

Rayment, W.J. 2001. Polyides rotundus and/or Furcellaria lumbricalis on reduced salinity infralittoral rock. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 23/10/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=316&code=1997>