Baltic infralittoral sand dominated by Zostera marina

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 MB5327
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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Other classifications


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.545 Zostera beds in reduced salinity infralittoral sediments same
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