EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MB5 - Infralittoral sand > MB55 - Mediterranean infralittoral sand > MB553 - Biocenosis of Mediterranean superficial muddy sands in sheltered waters > MB5534 - Association with Cymodocea nodosa on superficial muddy sands in sheltered waters

Association with Cymodocea nodosa on superficial muddy sands in sheltered waters

Description (English)

This association is characterised by the seagrass Cymodocea nodosa and is present when the water is actively renewed and there is no trace of desalination.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MB5534
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 A5.53132 Association with Cymodocea nodosa on superficial muddy sands in sheltered waters same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A4.513 Mediterranean Cymodocea beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A4.5132 Association with Cymodocea nodosa on superficial muddy sands in sheltered waters same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.5132 Association with Cymodocea nodosa on superficial muddy sands in sheltered waters 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 A4.5132 Association with Cymodocea nodosa on superficial muddy sands in sheltered waters 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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