Biodiversity & Conservation

Musculus discors beds on moderately exposed circalittoral rock

CR.MCR.M.Mus


<i>%Musculus discors% </i>beds on moderately exposed circalittoral rock
Distribution map

CR.MCR.M.Mus 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 CR Circalittoral rock (and other hard substrata)
Habitat complex CR.MCR Moderately exposed circalittoral rock
Biotope complex CR.MCR.M Mussel beds (open coast circalittoral rock/mixed substrata)
Biotope CR.MCR.M.Mus Musculus discors beds on moderately exposed circalittoral rock

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) Habitat classification code: A3.642/B-MCR.M.Mus - Musculus discors beds on moderately exposed circalittoral rock (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Tyler-Walters, H. 2002. Musculus discors beds on moderately exposed circalittoral rock. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 26/10/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatclassification.php?habitatid=90&code=1997>