Intermittently flowing Mediterranean rivers of the Paspalo-Agrostidion
Intermittently flowing Mediterranean rivers with the Paspalo-Agrostidion communities. They correspond to the rivers Pal. type 24.53, but with the particularity of an interrupted flow and a dry bed during a part of the year. The bed of the river can be completely dry or left with some pools.
|EU Habitats Directive||Annex I habitat type (code 3290)|
|EU conservation status by biogeographical region||Mediterranean - Unfavourable-Inadequate|
|Habitat type||Not priority|
|Natura 2000 sites||297 are designated for this habitat type|
EU conservation status
Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.
Species mentioned in habitat description
|Species scientific name||English common name||Species group|
|Polygonum amphibium||Flowering Plants|
|Potamogeton natans||Flowering Plants|
|Potamogeton nodosus||Flowering Plants|
|Potamogeton pectinatus||Flowering Plants|
|Ranunculus fluitans||Flowering Plants|
Natura 2000 sites
Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites
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Mentioned in the following international legal instruments and agreements
Relation to habitat classifications
|Classification||Code||Habitat type name||Relationship type|
|EUNIS Habitat Classification 200711||C2.5||Temporary running waters||narrower|