Facies of soft muds with Turritella communis

Description (English)

This facies is characterised by presence of the gastropod Turritella communis.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MC6511
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 Turritella communis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Turritella communis Invertebrates

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A5.391 Facies of soft muds with Turritella tricarinata communis same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.391 Facies of soft muds with Turritella tricarinata communis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A4.341 Facies of soft muds with Turritella tricarinata communis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.341 Facies of soft muds with Turritella tricarinata communis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A4.371 Facies of soft muds with Turritella tricarinata communis same
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