Association with Lithophyllum byssoides

English name: Association with Lithophyllum byssoides

Description (English)

This association is characterised by the red alga species Lithophyllum byssoides (ex Lithophyllum lichenoides). This is one of the most important bio-constructors of the Mediterranean "trottoir", particularly important because of its high aesthetic interest and its conservation value.

Source:
EUNIS habitat classification
Interpretation Manual of the habitats targeted by Resolution No. 4

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code A1.141
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Barcelona Convention 199812 II.4.2.1. Association with Lithophyllum lichenoides (= entablature with L. tortuosum) source
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 11.252 Encrusting algae pavements same
CORINE Land Cover 4.2.3. Intertidal flats n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A1.141 Association with Lithophyllum lichenoides (entablature with L. tortuosum) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A1.141 Association with Lithophyllum lichenoides (entablature with L. tortuosum) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A1.141 Association with Lithophyllum lichenoides (= entablature with L. tortuosum) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A1.141 Association with Lithophyllum lichenoides (= entablature with L. tortuosum) same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 11.252 Encrusting algae pavements same
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