Inundated or inundatable croplands, including rice fields

English name: Inundated or inundatable croplands, including rice fields

Description (English)

Inundated or inundatable fields used for the cultivation of rice (Oryza sativa). When not too heavily treated, they may provide substitution habitats for some wetland faunal elements, in particular, birds, including ducks, rails and herons.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code I1.4

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Name Definition Other names Reference
Oryzo sativae-Echinochloion oryzoidis O. de Bolòs et Masclans 1955 Weed vegetation of rice fields Oryzion sativae Koch 1954 Schaminee et al, 2012

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 82.41 Rice fields same
CORINE Land Cover 2.1.3. Rice fields n/a
Ramsar Wetland Types 3 Irrigated land same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 I1.4 Inundated or inundatable croplands, including rice fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 I1.4 Inundated or inundatable croplands, including rice fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 I1.4 Inundated or inundatable croplands, including rice fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 I1.4 Inundated or inundatable croplands, including rice fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 I1.4 Inundated or inundatable croplands, including rice fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 I1.4 Inundated or inundatable croplands, including rice fields same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 82.41 Rice fields same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 82.41 Rice fields same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 82.41   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 82.41   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 82.41   same
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