Biodiversity & Conservation

Venerupis senegalensis and Mya truncata in lower shore or infralittoral muddy gravel

SS.IMX.FaMx.VsenMtru


<i>%Venerupis senegalensis%</i> and <i>%Mya truncata%</i> in lower shore or infralittoral muddy gravel
Distribution map

SS.IMX.FaMx.VsenMtru recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • EC_Habitats
  • UK_BAP

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat SS Sublittoral sediments
Habitat complex SS.IMX
Biotope complex SS.IMX.FaMx Shallow mixed sediment faunal communities
Biotope SS.IMX.FaMx.VsenMtru Venerupis senegalensis and Mya truncata in lower shore or infralittoral muddy gravel

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) classification: A4.421/B - IMX.FaMX.VsenMtru - Venerupis senegalensis and Mya truncata in lower shore or shallow-water muddy gravel (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Rayment, W.J. 2001. Venerupis senegalensis and Mya truncata in lower shore or infralittoral muddy gravel. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 16/09/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=354&code=1997>