Floating Salvinia natans mats

English name: Floating Salvinia natans mats

Description (English)

Free-floating communities of Central and Eastern Europe dominated by the free-floating non-indigenous fern Salvinia natans, often forming dense and extensive mats.

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

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C1.225
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 22.415 Salvinia covers source
CORINE Land Cover 5.1.2. Water bodies n/a
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 C1.225 Floating Salvinia natans mats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C1.225 Floating Salvinia natans mats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C1.224 Floating Salvinia natans mats same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 22.415 Salvinia covers same
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