Description of biotope or habitat type
Ophiomusa lymani and cerianthid anemone assemblage on Atlantic lower bathyal mixed sediment
Physical habitat description
|Full (30-35 ppt)
|Mixed sediment - mixed, gravelly sand substrates
|Atlantic lower bathyal
|Biotope depth range 1300 - 2100 m (based on zone); assemblage recorded from 1791 - 1889 m
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- Records used to define the biotope (core records)
- Other records assigned to this biotope, marked as 'certain'
- Other records assigned to this biotope, marked as 'uncertain'
- Predicted extent of the level 3 (for sublittoral rock & deep sea) or 4 (for sublittoral sediment) habitat
Brittle star Ophiomusa lymani and associated species on mixed sediments. This may be found overlain on top of another assemblage.
No situation data available.
No temporal variation data available.
|% of core records where taxon was recorded
Similar biotopes or habitat types
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Classification history of this biotope or habitat type