Biodiversity & Conservation

Mytilus edulis and piddocks on eulittoral firm clay

LR.MLR.MytPid


<i>%Mytilus edulis%</i> and piddocks on eulittoral firm clay
Distribution map

LR.MLR.MytPid 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 LR Littoral rock (and other hard substrata)
Habitat complex LR.MLR Moderately exposed littoral rock (barnacle/fucoid shores)
Biotope complex LR.MLR.MytPid Mytilus edulis and piddocks on eulittoral firm clay

Additional information icon Additional information

European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) habitat classification: A1.253/B-MLR.MF.MytPid Mytilus edulis beds and piddocks on eulittoral firm clay (Davies & Moss, 1998).

This review can be cited as follows:

Marshall, C.E. 2008. Mytilus edulis and piddocks on eulittoral firm clay. 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=95&code=1997>