Biodiversity & Conservation

Suberites spp. and other sponges with solitary ascidians on very sheltered circalittoral rock


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Image David Connor - Suberites spp. and other sponges with solitary ascidians on very sheltered circalittoral rock. Image width ca 20 cm.
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Distribution map

recorded (dark blue bullet) and expected (light blue bullet) distribution in Britain and Ireland (see below)


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Recorded distribution in Britain and Ireland

Recorded in Scotland in Loch Feochan and around Jura and Uist, along the south coast in Southampton docks, the rias of Devon and Cornwall and in Milford Haven and the Abereiddy Quarry Wales. In Ireland the biotope was found in Mulroy Bay and Bantry Bay.

Habitat preferences

Temperature range preferences -

Water clarity preferences - Field Unresearched

Limiting Nutrients - Field unresearched

Other preferences -

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This review can be cited as follows:

Budd, G.C. 2002. Suberites spp. and other sponges with solitary ascidians on very sheltered circalittoral rock. Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Sub-programme [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [cited 20/12/2014]. Available from: <http://www.marlin.ac.uk/habitatpreferences.php?habitatid=94&code=1997>