Crassostrea gigas beds

English name: Crassostrea gigas beds

Description (English)

New habitat created by the introduction of allochthonous species used for for cultivation such as Crassostrea gigas and Ostrea virginica.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code A5.642

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Invertebrates Crassostrea gigas
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Crassostrea gigas Invertebrates

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


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