EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MB1 - Infralittoral rock > MB12 - Atlantic infralittoral rock > MB122 - Seaweed or faunal communities on Atlantic infralittoral rock > MB1225 - Seaweed communities on Atlantic infralittoral artificial hard substrate

Seaweed communities on Atlantic infralittoral artificial hard substrate

Description (English)

Exposed to wave action. It is characterised by a community of crustose algae.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB1225
Relation to Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A3.72 Infralittoral fouling seaweed communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A3.7 Features of infralittoral rock same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A3.4 Caves, overhangs and surge gullies in the infralittoral zone narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A3.4 Caves, overhangs and surge gullies in the infralittoral zone narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A3.4 Caves, overhangs and surge gullies in the infralittoral zone narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 A3.4 Caves, overhangs and surge gullies in the infralittoral zone narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 A9.2 Infralittoral caves narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 12.7 Part of Sea-caves narrower
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