Typha beds normally without free-standing water

English name: Reedmace (Typha) beds normally without free-standing water

Description (English)

Communities of the margins of Palaearctic lakes, rivers and brooks dominated by Typha latifolia, Typha angustifolia, Typha domingensis, Typha laxmannii, Typha elephantina formations, usually extremely species-poor and sometimes almost pure, tolerant of extended periods of dryness, varying conditions of salinity, and of pollution.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D5.13

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Typha angustifolia
Flowering Plants Typha domingensis
Flowering Plants Typha latifolia
Flowering Plants Typha laxmannii
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Typha angustifolia Flowering Plants
Typha domingensis Flowering Plants
Typha latifolia Flowering Plants
Typha laxmannii Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 53.13 Reedmace beds wider
CORINE Land Cover 4.1.1. Inland marshes n/a
National Vegetation Classification (UK) S12 Typha latifolia swamp overlap
National Vegetation Classification (UK) S13 Typha angustifolia swamp overlap
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 2.1.2.2 Roselière terrestre wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 D5.13 Typha beds normally without free-standing water same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D5.13 Typha beds normally without free-standing water same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 D5.13 Typha beds normally without free-standing water same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 D5.13 Typha beds normally without free-standing water same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 D5.13 Typha beds normally without free-standing water same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 D5.13 Reedmace beds normally without free-standing water same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 53.13 Part of Reedmace beds same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 53.13 Part of Reedmace beds same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 53.13   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 53.13   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 53.13   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 53.13   same
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