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Spartina swards (Spartinion maritimae)

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English name Spartina swards (Spartinion maritimae)

NATURA 2000 habitat type code   1320
Originally published code   15.12 Priority     No  
Edition   Black Sea Marine Habitat Classification Workshop, May 2007

Description ( English )

Perennial pioneer grasslands of coastal salt muds, formed by Spartina or similar grasses. subtypes: Pal. 15.21 - Flat-leaved cordgrass swards: perennial pioneer grasslands of coastal salt muds, dominated by flat-leaved Spartina maritima, Spartina townsendii, Spartina anglica, Spartina alterniflora. Pal. 15.22 - Rush-leaved cordgrass swards: perennial pioneer grasslands of southern Iberian coastal salt muds, dominated by the junciform-leaved Spartina densiflora. Plant text: Pal.:15.21 - Spartina maritima, Spartina alterniflora Pal.:15.22 - Spartina densiflora.

Source

Interpretation Manual of European Union Habitats, version EUR 28 (2013)

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Name in other languages

Language Name
Danish Spartina-flader (Spartinion maritimae)
German Schlickgrasbestände (Spartinion maritimae)
Greek LeimwneV me Jalassia Spartina (Spartinion maritimae)
Spanish Pastizales de Spartina (Spartinion maritimi)
Finnish Spartina-merenrantaniityt (Spartinion maritimae)
French Prés à Spartina (Spartinion maritimae)
Italian Prati di Spartina (Spartinion maritimae)
Dutch Schorren met slijkgrasvegetatie (Spartinion maritimae)
Portuguese Prados de Spartina (Spartinion maritimae)
Swedish Spartina-mattor (Spartinion maritimi)

Relationships with other classifications

Classification Code Title Relation type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200711 A2.5 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbeds narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200711 A2.554 Flat-leaved [Spartina] swards wider
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200711 A2.555 [Spartina densiflora] swards wider
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200611 A2.5 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbeds narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200611 A2.554 Flat-leaved [Spartina] swards wider
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200611 A2.555 [Spartina densiflora] swards wider
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.5 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbeds narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.554 Flat-leaved [Spartina] swards wider
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.555 [Spartina densiflora] swards wider
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A2.6 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbeds narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A2.654 Flat-leaved [Spartina] swards wider
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A2.655 [Spartina densiflora] swards wider
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A2.6 Coastal saltmarshes and saline reedbeds narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A2.654 Flat-leaved [Spartina] swards wider
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A2.655 [Spartina densiflora] swards wider
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A2.654 Flat-leaved [Spartina] swards narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A2.655 [Spartina densiflora] swards narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 A2.614 Flat-leaved [Spartina] swards narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 A3.2 Saltmarsh with pioneer perennials, especially [Spartina] same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 A2.615 [Spartina densiflora] swards narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 B3.21 Flat-leaved cordgrass swards narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 B3.22 Rush-leaved cordgrass swards narrower
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 B3.2 Saltmarsh with pioneer perennials, especially [Spartina] same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 15.21 Flat-leaved cordgrass swards not defined
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 15.2 Perennial salt pioneer swards not defined
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 15.22 Rush-leaved cordgrass swards not defined
National Vegetation Classification (UK) SM5 [Spartina alterniflora] saltmarsh narrower
National Vegetation Classification (UK) SM4 [Spartina maritima] saltmarsh narrower
  COASTAL AND HALOPHYTIC HABITATS    Ancestor
  Atlantic and continental salt marshes and salt meadows    Parent
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