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M104 Temperate Atlantic Intertidal Shore Macrogroup

The U.S. National
Vegetation Classification
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Common (Translated Scientific) Name: Temperate Atlantic Intertidal Shore Macrogroup
Colloquial Name: Temperate Atlantic Intertidal Shore
Hierarchy Level: Macrogroup
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Environmental Description: No Data Available
Geographic Range:
Nations: CA, US
States/Provinces: CT, DE, LB, MA, MD, ME, NB, NC, NF, NH, NJ, NS, NY, RI, VA
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Confidence Level: Low - Poorly Documented
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Grank: GNR
Name:Database Code:Classification Code:
Class 5 Aquatic Vegetation C05 5
Subclass 5.A Saltwater Aquatic Vegetation S09 5.A
Formation 5.A.2 Benthic Macroalgae Saltwater Vegetation F053 5.A.2
Division 5.A.2.Wb Temperate Intertidal Shore D047 5.A.2.Wb
Macrogroup M104 Temperate Atlantic Intertidal Shore M104 5.A.2.Wb.1
Group G387 North American North Atlantic Intertidal Shore G387 5.A.2.Wb.1.a
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Concept Author(s): Faber-Langendoen et al.
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Version Date: 01Jan1900
  • Faber-Langendoen, D., J. Drake, S. Gawler, M. Hall, C. Josse, G. Kittel, S. Menard, C. Nordman, M. Pyne, M. Reid, L. Sneddon, K. Schulz, J. Teague, M. Russo, K. Snow, and P. Comer, editors. 2010-2019a. Divisions, Macrogroups and Groups for the Revised U.S. National Vegetation Classification. NatureServe, Arlington, VA. plus appendices. [in preparation]