Species composition and biodiversity

Characterising species

For CMU.SpMeg in the UK % Frequency Faithfulness Typical abundance
Virgularia mirabilis Frequent
Pennatula phosphorea Occasional
Cerianthus lloydii Occasional
Pachycerianthus multiplicatus Rare
Maxmuelleria lankesteri Present/Not known
Nephtys incisa Present/Not known
Nephrops norvegicus Frequent
Calocaris macandreae Frequent
Callianassa subterranea Occasional
Goneplax rhomboides Occasional
Turritella communis Frequent
Amphiura chiajei Common
Amphiura filiformis Common
Brissopsis lyrifera Present/Not known
For CMU.SpMeg.Fun in the UK % Frequency Faithfulness Typical abundance
Funiculina quadrangularis Occasional
Virgularia mirabilis Occasional
Pennatula phosphorea Frequent
Cerianthus lloydii Occasional
Pachycerianthus multiplicatus Occasional
Terebellidae indet. Occasional
Astacilla longicornis Rare
Nephrops norvegicus Frequent
Calocaris macandreae Occasional
Callianassa subterranea Occasional
Pagurus bernhardus Occasional
Turritella communis Frequent
Aequipecten opercularis Occasional
Aequipecten opercularis Occasional
Asterias rubens Occasional
Amphiura chiajei Common
Amphiura filiformis Abundant
Lesueurigobius friesii Occasional

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