EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MB5 - Infralittoral sand > MB55 - Mediterranean infralittoral sand > MB552 - Biocenosis of Mediterranean well sorted fine sands > MB5521 - Association with Cymodocea nodosa on well sorted fine sands

Association with Cymodocea nodosa on well sorted fine sands

Description (English)

This association, characterised by the seagrass Cymodocea nodosa, lives on soft bottoms formed by well sorted fine sands and can constitute a local facies with epiflora.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB5521
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

Flowering Plants Cymodocea nodosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cymodocea nodosa Flowering Plants

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.5313 Mediterranean Cymodocea beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.53131 Association with Cymodocea nodosa on well sorted fine sands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A4.513 Mediterranean Cymodocea beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A4.5131 Association with Cymodocea nodosa on well sorted fine sands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.5131 Association with Cymodocea nodosa on well sorted fine sands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.513 Mediterranean Cymodocea beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A4.513 Mediterranean Cymodocea beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A4.5131 Association with Cymodocea nodosa on well sorted fine sands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 A4.513 Mediterranean Cymodocea beds same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 11.331 Mediterranean Cymodocea beds same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 11.331 Mediterranean Cymodocea beds same
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