EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > B - Coastal habitats > B2 - Coastal shingle > B2.2 - Unvegetated mobile shingle beaches above the driftline

Unvegetated mobile shingle beaches above the driftline

English name: Unvegetated mobile shingle beaches above the driftline

Description (English)

Shingle beaches lacking vegetation.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code B2.2

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 17.1 Unvegetated shingle beaches wider
CORINE Land Cover 3.3.1. Beaches, dunes, and sand plains n/a
HELCOM Baltic Sea Marine and Coastal Biotopes 1998 03.03.02.01 Beach ridges: beach ridges consisting of gravel pebbles and/or boulders: with no or low vegetation same
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 H3 Shingle/gravel above high tide mark wider
Biodiversity Action Plan Priority Habitats (UK) 28 Coastal vegetated shingle wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 B2.2 Unvegetated mobile shingle beaches above the driftline same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 B2.2 Unvegetated mobile shingle beaches above the driftline same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 B2.2 Unvegetated mobile shingle beaches above the driftline same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 B2.2 Unvegetated mobile shingle beaches above the driftline same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 B2.2 Unvegetated mobile shingle beaches above the driftline same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 B6.2 Unvegetated mobile shingle beaches above the driftline same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 17.1 Unvegetated shingle beaches same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 17.1 Unvegetated shingle beaches same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 17.1   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 17.1   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 17.1   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 17.1   same
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