|Basic Information||Biotope classification||Ecology||Habitat preferences and distribution||Species composition||Sensitivity||Importance|
Image Matthew Service - Ampharete falcata turf with Nephrops sp. from the southern edge of the north west Irish Sea. Image with ca 2 m.
Image copyright information
SS.SMu.OMu.AfalPova recorded () and expected () distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)
For a list of 2004 characterising species please see the JNCC website.
|Major habitat||SS||Sublittoral sediment|
|Habitat complex||SS.SMu||Sublittoral cohesive mud and sandy mud communities|
|Biotope complex||SS.SMu.OMu||Offshore circalittoral mud|
|Biotope||SS.SMu.OMu.AfalPova||Ampharete falcata turf with Parvicardium ovale on cohesive muddy sediment near margins of deep stratified seas|
This review can be cited as follows:
Hill, J.M. 2001. Ampharete falcata turf with Parvicardium ovale on cohesive muddy very fine sand near margins of deep stratified seas. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 30/08/2015]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=75&code=2004>