Biodiversity & Conservation

Mixed fucoids, Chorda filum and green seaweeds on reduced salinity infralittoral rock

IR.SIR.Lag.FChoG


SIR.FChoG

Image Sue Scott - Fucoids and Chorda filum submerged. Image width ca 40 cm (foreground).
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Distribution map

IR.SIR.Lag.FChoG 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.FChoG Mixed fucoids, Chorda filum and green seaweeds on reduced salinity infralittoral rock

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) code: A3.3/B-SIR.Lag Submerged fucoids, green and red seaweeds on very sheltered infralittoral rock.

This review can be cited as follows:

Hill, J.M. 2001. Mixed fucoids, Chorda filum and green seaweeds 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 31/08/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=356&code=1997>