Facies with Ophiura ophiura

Description (English)

This facies is characterised by the high abundance of the Echinoderm Ophiura ophiura.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MC3511
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

Invertebrates Ophiura ophiura
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Ophiura ophiura Invertebrates

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A5.461 Facies with Ophiura texturata same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.467 Facies with Ophiura texturata same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A4.457 Facies with Ophiura texturata same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.457 Facies with Ophiura texturata same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A4.4A8 Facies with Ophiura texturata same
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