EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MA6 - Littoral mud > MA62 - Atlantic littoral mud > MA624 - Vents and seeps in Atlantic littoral mud > MA6241 - Methane seeps in Atlantic littoral mud

Methane seeps in Atlantic littoral mud

Description (English)

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Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MA6241
Relation to Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

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Species mentioned in habitat description

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Other classifications

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.8 Features of littoral sediment same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.81 Methane seeps in littoral sediments same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A2.74 Methane seeps in littoral sediments narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A2.74 Methane seeps in littoral sediments same
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