EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MD4 - Offshore circalittoral mixed sediment > MD45 - Mediterranean offshore circalittoral mixed sediment > MD451 - Biocenosis of Mediterranean open-sea detritic bottoms on shelf-edge

Biocenosis of Mediterranean open-sea detritic bottoms on shelf-edge

Description (English)

These communities are present in detritic bottoms with abundance of dead shells, bryozoans and coral skeletons.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MD451

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

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Species mentioned in habitat description

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History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.47 Mediterranean communities of shelf-edge detritic bottoms same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.76 Communities of shelf-edge detritic bottom same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A4.72 Biocenosis of shelf-edge detritic bottom same
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