Biodiversity & Conservation

Capitella capitata and Tubificoides spp. in reduced salinity infralittoral muddy sediment

SS.SMu.SMuVS.CapTubi


<i>%Capitella capitata%</i> and <i>Tubificoides</i> spp. in reduced salinity infralittoral muddy sediment
Distribution map

SS.SMu.SMuVS.CapTubi recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


SS.SMu.SMuVS.CapTubi is not listed under any importance categories.


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

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat SS Sublittoral sediment
Habitat complex SS.SMu Sublittoral cohesive mud and sandy mud communities
Biotope complex SS.SMu.SMuVS Sublittoral mud in variable salinity (estuaries)
Biotope SS.SMu.SMuVS.CapTubi Capitella capitata and Tubificoides spp. in reduced salinity infralittoral muddy sediment

This review can be cited as follows:

Bilewitch, J. 2009. Capitella capitata and Tubificoides spp. in reduced salinity infralittoral muddy sediment. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 16/04/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=32&code=2004>