Biodiversity & Conservation

Fucus vesiculosus on mid eulittoral mixed substrata

LR.SLR.FX.FvesX


SLR.FvesX

Image Anon. - View along shore with sea wall in background. Image width ca 10 m (middle).
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Distribution map

LR.SLR.FX.FvesX 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 LR Littoral rock (and other hard substrata)
Habitat complex LR.SLR Sheltered littoral rock (fucoid shores)
Biotope complex LR.SLR.FX Fucoids, barnacles or ephemeral seaweeds (mixed substrata)
Biotope LR.SLR.FX.FvesX Fucus vesiculosus on mid eulittoral mixed substrata

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) habitat classification code: A1.322/B-SLR.FX.FvesX - Fucus vesiculosus on mid eulittoral mixed substrata (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Budd, G.C. 2002. Fucus vesiculosus on mid eulittoral mixed substrata. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 22/07/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=329&code=1997>