EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MB5 - Infralittoral sand > MB53 - Baltic infralittoral sand > MB532 - Baltic infralittoral sand characterized by submerged rooted plants > MB5321 - Baltic infralittoral sand dominated by Potamogeton perfoliatus and/or Stuckenia pectinata

Baltic infralittoral sand dominated by Potamogeton perfoliatus and/or Stuckenia pectinata

Description (English)

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

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB5321
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

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.542 Association with Potamogeton pectinatus same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A4.552 Association with Potamogeton pectinatus same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.552 Association with Potamogeton pectinatus same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A4.552 Association with Potamogeton pectinatus same
MNCR BioMar 97.06 (Britain & Ireland) IMU.Ang.NVC.A12 Potamogeton pectinatus community same
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