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Arctic abyssopelagic zone in unstratified full salinity water

Description (English)

Arctic waters beyond the continental shelf.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MH814

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A7.84 Abyssopelagic zone in unstratified full salinity water narrower
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A7.84 Abyssopelagic zone in unstratified full salinity water same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A7.84 Abyssopelagic zone in unstratified full salinity water same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A7.84 Abyssopelagic zone in unstratified full salinity water same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A7.83 Abyssopelagial zone same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 A6.8 Deep water below 2000m, over abyssal zone same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 A8.5 Deep water from 200m, over abyssal zone same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 11.11 Oceanic waters wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 11.11 Oceanic waters wider
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