Biodiversity & Conservation

Mytilus edulis beds on variable salinity infralittoral mixed sediment

SS.IMX.EstMx.MytV


<i>%Mytilus edulis%</i> beds on variable salinity infralittoral mixed sediment
Distribution map

SS.IMX.EstMx.MytV 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.EstMx Estuarine sublittoral mixed sediments
Biotope SS.IMX.EstMx.MytV Mytilus edulis beds in variable salinity infralittoral mixed sediment

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Natural Information System (EUNIS) Habitat classification code: A4.432/B-IMX.EstMx.MytV - Mytilus edulis beds in variable salinity shallow-water mixed sediment (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

2001. Mytilus edulis beds on variable salinity infralittoral mixed sediment. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 27/11/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=36&code=1997>