Pontic Mytilus galloprovincialis beds on circalittoral mud

English name: Pontic Mytilus galloprovincialis beds on circalittoral mud

Description (English)

Found especially in muddy sediments forming seabed features as elongated patches perpendicular to predominant currents. These are destroyed by disturbance such as that generated by trawling activities and extreme siltation processes.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code A5.6283

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

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Species mentioned in habitat description

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Other classifications

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History

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