Biodiversity & Conservation

Ascophyllum nodosum on very sheltered mid eulittoral rock.

LR.LLR.F.Asc


<i>%Ascophyllum nodosum%</i> on very sheltered mid eulittoral rock.
Distribution map

LR.LLR.F.Asc recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


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For a list of 2004 characterising species please see the JNCC website.

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat LR Littoral rock (and other hard substrata)
Habitat complex LR.LLR Low energy littoral rock
Biotope complex LR.LLR.F Fucoids on sheltered marine shores
Biotope LR.LLR.F.Asc Ascophyllum nodosum on very sheltered mid eulittoral rock

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) classification code: A1.3/B-SLR.F Dense fucoids on sheltered rock.

This review can be cited as follows:

Hill, J.M. 2001. Ascophyllum nodosum on very sheltered mid eulittoral rock.. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 22/12/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=4&code=2004>