Facies with Loripes orbiculatus and Tapes spp.

Description (English)

This facies is characterised by a development of several bivalve mollusc species: Loripes orbiculatus, Ruditapes decussatus, Polititapes aureus.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB5533
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) A5.283 Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp. same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.283 Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp. same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A4.333 Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp. same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.333 Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp. same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A4.343 Facies with Loripes lacteus, Tapes spp. same
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