3.B.3.1.1 Catastrophic loss of Zernov's "Phyllophora field"

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Phyllophora represented a keystone species for the entire NW shelf ecosystem. The proposed protection areas are those referred to in 3.B.2.1.a.
Source: Biolological Diversity in the Black Sea, BSEP Series Vol.3.

See also

3.B.3.1 Conservation areas  management analysis
3.B.2.1.a Loss or imminent loss of endangered species (bottom plant community)
3.B.3.1.2 Existing natural reserves in the Black Sea region
3.B.2 Protection of Endangered Species and their Habitats