Biodiversity & Conservation

Neomysis integer and Gammarus spp. in low salinity infralittoral mobile sand

SS.SSa.SSaVS.NintGam


<i>%Neomysis integer%</i> and <i>Gammarus</i> spp. in low salinity infralittoral mobile sand
Distribution map

SS.SSa.SSaVS.NintGam recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • EC_Habitats

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

Map icon UK and Ireland classification

Major habitat SS Sublittoral sediment
Habitat complex SS.SSa Sublittoral sands and muddy sands
Biotope complex SS.SSa.SSaVS Sublittoral sand in variable salinity (estuaries)
Biotope SS.SSa.SSaVS.NintGam Neomysis integer and Gammarus spp. in variable salinity infralittoral mobile sand

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) Habitat classification code: A4.243/B-IGS.Est.NeoGam, Neomysis integer and Gammarus spp. in low salinity shallow-water mobile sand (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Budd, G.C. 2002. Neomysis integer and Gammarus spp. in low salinity infralittoral mobile sand. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 29/11/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=51&code=2004>