EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MB1 - Infralittoral rock > MB15 - Mediterranean infralittoral rock > MB151 - Biocenosis of Mediterranean infralittoral algae > MB1518 - Association with Codium vermilara and Rhodymenia ardissonei

Association with Codium vermilara and Rhodymenia ardissonei

Description (English)

This association of the green alga Codium vermilara and the red alga Rhodymenia ardissonei populates the middle horizon of the infralittoral zone, with low light and hydrodynamics.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB1518
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

Algae Codium vermilara
Algae Rhodymenia ardissonei
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Codium vermilara Algae
Rhodymenia ardissonei Algae

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A3.231 Association with Codium vermilara and Rhodymenia ardissonei same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A3.231 Association with Codium vermilara and Rhodymenia ardissonei same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A3.251 Association with Codium vermilara and Rhodymenia ardissonei same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A3.251 Association with Codium vermilara and Rhodymenia ardissonei same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A3.251 Association with Codium vermilara and Rhodymenia ardissonei same
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