EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MC1 - Circalittoral rock > MC15 - Mediterranean circalittoral rock > MC151 - Coralligenous biocenosis > MC1516 - Association with Mesophyllum lichenoides

Association with Mesophyllum lichenoides

Description (English)

This association characterised by the red alga Mesophyllum lichenoides occurs on hard substrata with strong deep currents.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MC1516
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 Mesophyllum lichenoides
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Mesophyllum lichenoides Algae

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A4.266 Association with Mesophyllum lichenoides same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A4.266 Association with Mesophyllum lichenoides same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A3.6A6 Association with Mesophyllum lichenoides same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A3.6A6 Association with Mesophyllum lichenoides same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A3.6A6 Association with Mesophyllum lichenoides same
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