EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MB3 - Infralittoral coarse sediment > MB33 - Baltic infralittoral coarse sediment > MB332 - Baltic infralittoral coarse sediment characterized by submerged rooted plants > MB3322 - Baltic infralittoral coarse sediment dominated by Zannichellia spp. and/or Ruppia spp. and/or Zostera noltii

Baltic infralittoral coarse sediment dominated by Zannichellia spp. and/or Ruppia spp. and/or Zostera noltii

Description (English)

Baltic bottoms in the photic zone with at least 90 % coverage of coarse sediment. Coarse sediment has less than 20 % of mud/silt/clay fraction (<63

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB3322
Relation to Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

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Species mentioned in habitat description

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History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.5341 Middle European Ruppia and Zannichellia communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.534 Ruppia and Zannichellia communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A4.541 Middle European Ruppia and Zannichellia communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.541 Middle European Ruppia and Zannichellia communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.54 Ruppia and Zannichellia communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A4.541 Middle European Ruppia and Zannichellia communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A4.54 Ruppia and Zannichellia communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 A4.54 Ruppia and Zannichellia communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 A4.541 Middle European Ruppia and Zannichellia communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 A2.411 Middle European marine tasselweed communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 A2.41 Marine tasselweed Ruppia and Zannichellia communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 11.411 Middle European marine tasselweed communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 11.41 Marine tasselweed communities narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 11.41 Marine tasselweed communities narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 11.411 Middle European marine tasselweed communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 11.411   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 11.41   narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 11.41   narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 11.411   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 11.41   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 11.35   narrower
MNCR BioMar 97.06 (Britain & Ireland) IMS.Sgr Seagrass beds (sublittoral/lower shore) same
MNCR BioMar 96.7 (Britain & Ireland) IMS.Rup   wider
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