EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MB1 - Infralittoral rock > MB15 - Mediterranean infralittoral rock > MB151 - Biocenosis of Mediterranean infralittoral algae > MB1515 - Association with Ellisolandia elongata and Herposiphonia secunda

Association with Ellisolandia elongata and Herposiphonia secunda

Description (English)

This association with the red algae Ellisolandia elongata and Herposiphonia secunda is typical of the upper infralittoral with strong wave action and strong luminosity.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB1515
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

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A3.135 Association with Corallina elongata and Herposiphonia secunda same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A3.135 Association with Corallina elongata and Herposiphonia secunda same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A3.135 Association with Corallina elongata and Herposiphonia secunda same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A3.135 Association with Corallina elongata and Herposiphonia secunda same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A3.135 Association with Corallina elongata and Herposiphonia secunda same
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