EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MF6 - Lower bathyal mud > MF65 - Mediterranean lower bathyal mud > MF651 - Biocenosis of Mediterranean lower bathyal muds > MF6511 - Mediterranean lower bathyal facies of sandy muds with Thenea muricata

Mediterranean lower bathyal facies of sandy muds with Thenea muricata

Description (English)

This facies is characterised by sandy muds populated by the mollusc Thenea muricata.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MF6511

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Invertebrates Thenea muricata
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Thenea muricata Invertebrates

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A6.511 Facies of sandy muds with Thenea muricata narrower
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A6.511 Facies of sandy muds with Thenea muricata same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A5.521 Facies of sandy muds with Thenea muricata same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A5.521 Facies of sandy muds with Thenea muricata same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A5.511 Facies of sandy muds with Thenea muricata same
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