EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > M - Marine benthic habitats > MG3 - Abyssal coarse sediment

Abyssal coarse sediment

Description (English)

Coarse sediments of the abyssal zone

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MG3

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 A6.74 Abyssal hills same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A6.22 Deep-sea biogenic gravels (shells, coral debris) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A6 Deep-sea bed same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A5.51 Abyssal hills same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A5.22 Deep-sea biogenic gravels (shells, coral debris) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A5 Deep-sea bed same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A5 Deep-sea bed same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A5.51 Abyssal hills same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A5.22 Deep-sea biogenic gravels (shells, coral debris) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A6.5 Abyssal hills same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A5.22 Biogenic gravels (shells, coral debris) in the bathyal zone same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 A5 Deep seabed (over 200m depth) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 A7 Deep seabed (over 200 m depth) same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 11.21 Deep sea floor not defined
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 11.21 Deep sea floor not defined
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 11.21   not defined
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