EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > S - Heathland, scrub and tundra > S4 - Temperate shrub heathland > S4-2 - Dry heath > S4-26 - Inland dune heaths > S4-261 - Dry sandy heaths with Empetrum nigrum

Dry sandy heaths with Empetrum nigrum

Description (English)

Crowberry heaths (unit F4.227) of the relict wandering dunes of Drente and southern Friesland, with Empetrum nigrum, Salix arenaria, Lophochloa cuspidata, Pseudoscleropodium purum, Hylocomium splendens.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S4-261

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Empetrum nigrum
Mosses & Liverworts Hylocomium splendens
Mosses & Liverworts Pseudoscleropodium purum
Flowering Plants Salix arenaria
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Empetrum nigrum Flowering Plants
Hylocomium splendens Mosses & Liverworts
Pseudoscleropodium purum Mosses & Liverworts
Salix arenaria Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) F4.261 Dry sandy heaths with Empetrum nigrum same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F4.261 Dry sandy heaths with Empetrum nigrum same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F4.261 Dry sandy heaths with Empetrum nigrum same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F4.261 Dry sandy heaths with Empetrum nigrum same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F4.261 Dry sandy heaths with Empetrum nigrum same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F4.261 Dry sandy heaths with Empetrum nigrum same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 64.131 Drente crowberry heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 64.131 Drente crowberry heaths same
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