EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MB1 - Infralittoral rock > MB14 - Black Sea infralittoral rock > MB147 - Corallinales on moderately exposed Black sea upper infralittoral rock

Corallinales on moderately exposed Black sea upper infralittoral rock

Description (English)

Hard rocks in the upper infralittoral zone where Corallinales (red algae) are the dominate species and are found in high densities on the rock surface. In moderately exposed and shaded upper infralittoral rock Corallina elongateis the dominant species.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB147
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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History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A3.23 Mediterranean communities of infralittoral algae moderately exposed to wave action same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A3.25 Mediterranean communities of infralittoral algae moderately exposed to wave action same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A3.25 Communities of infralittoral algae moderately exposed to wave action same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A3.25 Biocenosis of infralittoral algae moderately exposed to wave action same
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