Distribution of the ‘Sea pens and burrowing megafauna’ biotope complex in the Loch Alsh/Duich/Long possible SAC

Occurrences of Virgularia mirabilis are shown by black patches. The deep mud biotope with Funiculina quadrangularis is shown by dark grey patches. The solid circle at the head of Loch Duich indicates the location of a dense population of the anemone Pachycerianthus multiplicatus. Modified from Connor (1989).