Biodiversity & Conservation

Neomysis integer and Gammarus spp. in low salinity infralittoral mobile sand

SS.IGS.EstGS.NeoGam


<i>%Neomysis integer%</i> and <i>Gammarus</i> spp. in low salinity infralittoral mobile sand
Distribution map

SS.IGS.EstGS.NeoGam recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


  • EC_Habitats

Recorded distribution in Britain and Ireland

The upper Humber and Thames estuaries in the brackish-water, sublittoral zone.

Habitat preferences

Temperature range preferences -

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

Limiting Nutrients - No information found

Other preferences -

Additional information

None


This review can be cited as follows:

Budd, G.C. 2002. Neomysis integer and Gammarus spp. in low salinity infralittoral mobile sand. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 23/10/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatpreferences.php?habitatid=51&code=1997>