EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > A - Marine habitats > A5 - Sublittoral sediment > A5.5 - Sublittoral macrophyte-dominated sediment > A5.54 - Angiosperm communities in reduced salinity

Angiosperm communities in reduced salinity

English name: Angiosperm communities in reduced salinity

Description (English)

Beds of submerged or slightly emergent vascular vegetation of brackish seas, sea inlets, estuaries, permanent pools of mud or sand flats, and coastal lagoons.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code A5.54
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (A5)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 11.4 Brackish sea vascular vegetation wider
CORINE Land Cover 5.2.1. Coastal lagoons n/a
CORINE Land Cover 5.2.3. Sea and ocean n/a
CORINE Land Cover 5.2.2. Estuaries n/a
Marine Habitat Classification Britain/Ireland 0405 SS.SMp.Ang Angiosperm communities in reduced salinity narrower
National Vegetation Classification (UK) A21 Ranunculus baudotii community overlap
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A5.54 Angiosperm communities in reduced salinity same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A4.55 Angiosperm communities in reduced salinity same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A4.55 Sublittoral macrophyte beds of coastal brackish waters same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A4.55 Aquatic macrophyte beds of coastal brackish waters same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 A4.56 Aquatic macrophyte beds of coastal brackish waters same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 B1.2 Communities of coastal saline and brackish waters same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 11.4 Brackish sea vascular vegetation wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 11.4 Brackish sea vascular vegetation wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 11.4   wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 11.4   wider
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 11.4   wider
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