EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > C - Inland surface waters > C2 - Surface running waters > C2.2 - Permanent non-tidal, fast, turbulent watercourses > C2.27 - Mesotrophic vegetation of fast-flowing streams

Mesotrophic vegetation of fast-flowing streams

English name: Mesotrophic vegetation of fast-flowing streams

Description (English)

Euhydrophyte communities of Palaearctic streams moderately rich in nutrients, characterized in particular by Berula erecta (Sium erectum), Mentha aquatica f. submersa, Potamogeton perfoliatus, Potamogeton natans, Groenlandia densa, Ranunculus peltatus, Ranunculus penicillatus, Ranunculus trichophyllus, Ranunculus fluitans, Ranunculus aquatilis, Callitriche truncata, Callitriche stagnalis, Nymphaea alba, Myriophyllum spicatum.

Source:
EUNIS habitat classification
Interpretation Manual of the habitats targeted by Resolution No. 4

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C2.27
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 24.43 Mesotrophic river vegetation wider
CORINE Land Cover 5.1.1. Water courses n/a
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 G22 Running water: mesotrophic wider
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 1.2 Eaux courantes wider
Biotopes of the Czech Republic 2001 V4 MAKROFYTNÍ VEGETACE VODNÍCH TOKŮ (Macrophyte vegetation of water streams) wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C2.27 Mesotrophic vegetation of fast-flowing streams same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C2.27 Mesotrophic vegetation of fast-flowing streams same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 C2.27 Mesotrophic vegetation of fast-flowing streams same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C2.27 Mesotrophic vegetation of fast-flowing streams same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 24.43 Part of Mesotrophic river vegetation wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 24.43 Mesotrophic river vegetation wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 24.43   wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 24.43   wider
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 24.43   wider
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