Biodiversity & Conservation

Laminaria saccharina park on very sheltered lower infralittoral rock

IR.SIR.K.Lsac.Pk


SIR.Lsac.Pk

Image Keith Hiscock - Algae attached to rock including Halidrys. Image width ca 60 cm.
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Distribution map

IR.SIR.K.Lsac.Pk 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.K Silted kelp (stable rock)
Biotope IR.SIR.K.Lsac Laminaria saccharina on very sheltered infralittoral rock

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) code: A3.3123/B - [Laminaria saccharina] park on very sheltered lower infralittoral rock.

This review can be cited as follows:

Hiscock, K. 2001. Laminaria saccharina park on very sheltered lower infralittoral rock. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 22/11/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=357&code=1997>