Biodiversity & Conservation

Seaweeds in sediment (sand or gravel)-floored eulittoral rockpools

LR.FLR.Rkp.SwSed


LR.SwSed

Image Tom Mercer - Seaweeds in sediment (sand or gravel)-floored eulittoral rockpools. Image width ca 1 m.
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Distribution map

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



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.SwSed Seaweeds in sediment-floored eulittoral rockpools

Additional information icon Additional information

European Nature Information System (EUNIS) habitat classification - A1.513 - Seaweeds in sediment-floored eulittoral rockpools (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Tyler-Walters, H. 2005. Seaweeds in sediment (sand or gravel)-floored eulittoral rockpools. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 29/08/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=326&code=2004>