Inactive recent volcanic features

English name: Inactive recent volcanic features

Description (English)

Features of active volcanoes where emissions of hot or cold gases are absent. Includes barren lava flows, fields of volcanic ash and summits of dormant volcanoes.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H6.2
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H6)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

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
CORINE Land Cover 3.3.3. Sparsely vegetated areas not defined
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H6.2 Inactive recent volcanic features same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H6.2 Inactive recent volcanic features same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 H6.2 Inactive recent volcanic features same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 H6.2 Unvegetated lava and ash fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 H6.2 Unvegetated lava and ash fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 H6.2 Unvegetated lava and ash fields same
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