Association with Porphyra leucosticta

English name: Association with Porphyra leucosticta

Description (English)

This facies is characterised by a continuous belt of the red alga Porphyra leucosticta. 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 A1.132

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Algae Porphyra leucosticta
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Porphyra leucosticta Algae

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Barcelona Convention 199812 II.4.1.2. Association with Porphyra leucosticta 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 A1.132 Association with Porphyra leucosticta same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A1.132 Association with Porphyra leucosticta same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A1.132 Association with Porphyra leucosticta same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A1.132 Association with Porphyra leucosticta same
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