EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > C - Inland surface waters > C2 - Surface running waters > C2.1 - Springs, spring brooks and geysers > C2.1B - Eutrophic vegetation of spring brooks

Eutrophic vegetation of spring brooks

English name: Eutrophic vegetation of spring brooks

Description (English)

Euhydrophyte communities of Palaearctic streams rich in nutrients, characterized in particular by Ranunculus fluitans, Ranunculus circinatus, Zannichellia palustris f. fluviatilis, Potamogeton nodosus, Potamogeton lucens, Potamogeton pectinatus, Potamogeton crispus, Sparganium emersum, Sagittaria sagittifolia, Callitriche obtusangula, Nuphar lutea and the moss Fontinalis antipyretica.

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

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C2.1B
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 24.44 Eutrophic river vegetation wider
CORINE Land Cover 5.1.1. Water courses n/a
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 G21 Running water: eutrophic wider
National Vegetation Classification (UK) A19 Ranunculus aquatilis community overlap
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 1.3 Sources et suintements not defined
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 C2.1B Eutrophic vegetation of spring brooks same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C2.1B Eutrophic vegetation of spring brooks same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 C2.1B Eutrophic vegetation of spring brooks same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C2.1B Eutrophic vegetation of spring brooks same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 24.44 Part of Eutrophic river vegetation wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 24.44 Eutrophic river vegetation wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 24.44   wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 24.44   wider
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 24.44   wider
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