Inland salt steppes

English name: Inland salt steppes

Description (English)

Saline land with dominant salt-tolerant grasses and herbs. Excludes saline scrubland, listed under F6.8 xero-halophile scrubs.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E6

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
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.1. Natural grassland n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E6 Inland salt steppes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E6 Inland saline grass and herb-dominated habitats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 E6 Inland saline grass and herb-dominated habitats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 E6 Inland saline grass and herb-dominated habitats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 E6 Inland saline grasslands same
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