Species-rich helophyte beds

English name: Species-rich helophyte beds

Description (English)

Water-fringing stands of vegetation by lakes, rivers and streams, with mixed species composition.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.1

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Name Definition Other names Reference
Glycerio-Sparganion Br.-Bl. et Sissingh in Boer 1942 Herbland vegetation along small freshwater streams and in shallow water bodies of temperate Europe Phalarido-Glycerion maximae Passarge 1964 p.p.; Apion nodiflori Segal in Westhoff et Den Held 1969; Glycerion Br.-Bl. et Tx. 1943; Nasturtio-Veronicion beccabungae Borhidi 2001; Sparganio-Glycerion Br.-Bl. et Sissingh in Boer 1942 nom. invers. propos.; Glycerion fluitantis Géhu et Géhu-Franck 1987; Nasturtion officinalis Géhu et Géhu-Franck 1987; Rorippion nasturtii-aquatici Géhu et Géhu-Franck 1987 nom. mut. propos. Schaminee et al, 2012
Carici-Rumicion hydrolapathi Passarge 1964 Herbland vegetation of unstabilized organic substrates in mesotrophic waters of boreal and temperate Eurasia Cicution virosae Hejný 1960; Cicution virosae Hejný ex Segal in Westhoff et Den Held 1969; Cicution virosae Hejný ex Succow 1974; Oenanthion aquaticae Neuhäusl 1959; Oenanthion aquaticae Hejný ex Balátová-Tuláckova et al. 1993 Schaminee et al, 2012
Alopecuro-Glycerion spicatae S. Brullo et al. 1994 Vegetation of hygrophilous herblands of shallow montane pools characterised by large water-depth fluctuations at high altitudes of Sicily Schaminee et al, 2012
Eleocharito palustris-Sagittarion sagittifoliae  Passarge 1964 Vegetation of emergent helophytes on muddy soils of shallows streams and ponds with fluctuating water table of temperate and boreal Eurasia Phalarido-Glycerion Passarge 1964 p.p.; Cirsio brachycephali-Bolboschoenion Passarge ex Mucina in Balátová-Tulácková et al. 1993; Oenanthion aquaticae Hejný 1948; Mentho arvensis-Eleocharition palustris de Foucault in de Foucault et Catteau 2012; Oenanthion aquaticae sensu auct., non Hejný ex Neuhäusl 1959 Schaminee et al, 2012

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
CORINE Land Cover 4.1.1. Inland marshes n/a
Ramsar Wetland Types Tp Permanent freshwater marshes/pools wider
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 F21 Marginal/inundation: marginal wider
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 2.1.4 Végétation des rives d'eau courante not defined
Biotopes of the Czech Republic 2001 M1.5 POBŘEŽNÍ VEGETACE POTOKŮ (Reed vegetation of brooks) narrower
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C3.1 Species-rich helophyte beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.1 Species-rich helophyte beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 C3.1 Species-rich helophyte beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C3.1 Species-rich helophyte beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 C3.1 Species-rich helophyte beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 C3.1 Species-rich helophyte beds same
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