Northern Ireland's Priority Species

Species list

All species listed are Priority Species but those that are not highlighted in bold do not yet have a species account. Text for these species will be added in due course.

Common NameScientific name
a red seaweed Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis
knotted wrack Ascophyllum nodosum
free-floating knotted wrack Ascophyllum nodosum var mackayi
a red seaweed Dasya ocellata
a brown seaweed Desmarestia dudresnayi
marl Phymatolithon calcareum