Biodiversity & Conservation

Capitella capitata in enriched sublittoral muddy sediments

SS.IMS.FaMS.Cap


<i>%Capitella capitata%</i> in enriched sublittoral muddy sediments
Distribution map

SS.IMS.FaMS.Cap recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • EC_Habitats

Recorded distribution in Britain and Ireland

Recorded around the coasts of Shetland and Orkney Isles.

Habitat preferences

Temperature range preferences -

Water clarity preferences - Medium clarity / Medium turbidity
Low clarity / High turbidity

Limiting Nutrients - Not relevant

Other preferences -

Additional information

None


This review can be cited as follows:

Hill, J. & Bilewitch, J. 2009. Capitella capitata in enriched sublittoral muddy sediments. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 28/08/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatpreferences.php?habitatid=106&code=1997>