EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MC1 - Circalittoral rock > MC15 - Mediterranean circalittoral rock > MC151 - Coralligenous biocenosis > MC1514 - Association with Cystoseira corniculata

Association with Cystoseira corniculata

Description (English)

This association characterised by the brown alga Cystoseira corniculata occurs on hard substrata in the circalittoral zone.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MC1514
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

Algae Cystoseira corniculata
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cystoseira corniculata Algae

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A4.264 Association with Cystoseira corniculata same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A4.264 Association with Cystoseira corniculata same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A3.6A4 Association with Cystoseira corniculata same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A3.6A4 Association with Cystoseira corniculata same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A3.6A4 Association with Cystoseira corniculata same
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