Facies with Astroides calycularis

Description (English)

This facies is characterised by the madreporian Astroides calycularis and is typical of the western Mediterranean pre-coralligenous zone.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB151Q
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

Invertebrates Astroides calycularis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Astroides calycularis Invertebrates

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A3.23I Facies with Astroides calycularis same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A3.23I Facies with Astroides calycularis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A3.25I Facies with Astroides calycularis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A3.25I Facies with Astroides calycularis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A3.25I Facies with Astroides calycularis same
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