Association with Bangia atropurpurea

English name: Association with Bangia atropurpurea

Description (English)

This facies is characterised by a continuous belt of the red alga Bangia atropurpurea. This facies is also present in the mediolittoral zone of the western Black Sea during winter.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code A1.131

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Algae Bangia atropurpurea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Bangia atropurpurea Algae

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Barcelona Convention 199812 II.4.1.1. Association with Bangia atropurpurea source
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 A1.131 Association with Bangia atropurpurea same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A1.131 Association with Bangia atropurpurea same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A1.131 Association with Bangia atropurpurea same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A1.131 Association with Bangia atropurpurea same
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