Floating Hydrocharis morsus-ranae rafts

English name: Floating frogbit rafts

Description (English)

Free-floating surface communities of Palaearctic waters rich in Hydrocharis morsus-ranae.

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

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C1.222
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 22.412 Frogbit rafts source
CORINE Land Cover 5.1.2. Water bodies n/a
National Vegetation Classification (UK) A4 Hydrocharis morsus-ranae-Stratiotes aloides community narrower
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 1.1.3 Eau avec végétation flottante libre wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C1.222 Floating Hydrocharis morsus-ranae rafts same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C1.222 Floating Hydrocharis morsus-ranae rafts same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C1.221 Floating Hydrocharis morsus-ranae rafts same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 22.412 Frogbit rafts same
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