EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MB2 - Infralittoral biogenic habitat > MB25 - Mediterranean infralittoral biogenic habitat > MB251 - Mediterranean biogenic reef assemblages of the infralittoral algae biocenosis

Mediterranean biogenic reef assemblages of the infralittoral algae biocenosis

Description (English)

This assemblage is characterised by species able to build continuous biogenic belts in the upper part of the infralittoral zone

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB251
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) A3.13 Mediterranean and Pontic communities of infralittoral algae very exposed to wave action narrower
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A3.13 Mediterranean communities of infralittoral algae very exposed to wave action same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A3.13 Mediterranean communities of infralittoral algae very exposed to wave action same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A3.13 Communities of infralittoral algae very exposed to wave action same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A3.13 Biocenosis of infralittoral algae very exposed to wave action same
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