EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > C - Inland surface waters > C1 - Surface standing waters > C1.6 - Temporary lakes, ponds and pools > C1.66 - Temporary inland saline and brackish waters

Temporary inland saline and brackish waters

English name: Temporary inland saline and brackish waters

Description (English)

Shallow temporary saline and brackish waters, in which communities may develop which often form two layers. The main species are Ranunculus trichophyllus, Najas minor, Najas marina and Ceratophyllum demersum.

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

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C1.66
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
CORINE Land Cover 5.1.2. Water bodies not defined
HELCOM Baltic Sea Marine and Coastal Biotopes 1998 04.03.01 Temporary pools: brackish pools same
Ramsar Wetland Types R Seasonal/intermittent saline/brackish/alkaline lakes and flats same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C1.66 Temporary inland saline and brackish waters same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C1.66 Temporary inland saline and brackish waters same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 C1.66 Temporary inland saline and brackish waters same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C1.66 Temporary inland saline and brackish waters same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 C1.26 Temporary inland saline and brackish waters same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 B2.3 Temporary inland saline and brackish waters same
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