EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MB1 - Infralittoral rock > MB15 - Mediterranean infralittoral rock > MB151 - Biocenosis of Mediterranean infralittoral algae > MB151S - Association with Halymenia floresii and Halarachnion ligatatum

Association with Halymenia floresii and Halarachnion ligatatum

Description (English)

This association is characterised by a mixed cover of the two red algae Halymenia floresii and Halarachnion ligulatum and is typical of semi-sciaphilous (shaded) hard bottoms.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB151S
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 Halarachnion ligulatum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Halarachnion ligulatum Algae

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A3.23K Association with Halymenia floresia and Halarachnion ligatatum same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A3.23K Association with Halymenia floresia and Halarachnion ligatatum same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A3.25K Association with Halymenia floresia and Halarachnion ligatatum same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A3.25K Association with Halymenia floresia and Halarachnion ligatatum same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A3.25K Association with Halymenia floresia and Halarachnion ligatatum same
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