Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp.

English name: Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp.

Description (English)

This facies is characterised by the bivalve molluscs Loripes lacteus and Tapes spp.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code A5.283
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (A5)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Invertebrates Loripes lacteus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Loripes lacteus Invertebrates

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Barcelona Convention 199812 III.2.3.3. Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp. source
CORINE Land Cover 5.2.3. Sea and ocean n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.283 Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp. same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A4.333 Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp. same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.333 Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp. same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A4.343 Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp. same
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