|Basic Information||Biotope classification||Ecology||Habitat preferences and distribution||Species composition||Sensitivity||Importance|
IR.SIR.EstFa.MytT recorded () and expected () distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)
EC Habitats Directive
|Habitat Directive feature (Annex 1)||Reefs
The biotope relies on flowing water being present and so that factor should not be obstructed.
This review can be cited as follows:
Hiscock, K. 2001. Mytilus edulis beds on reduced salinity tide-swept infralittoral rock. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 07/12/2013]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatimportance.php?habitatid=259&code=1997>