Raised bog pools

English name: Raised bog pools

Description (English)

Larger, deep, permanently filled depressions, usually dystrophic, occurring near the centre of raised bogs or along tension lines. Floating plant communities may sometimes develop, in particular those comprising Sparganium minimum and Utricularia spp. (units C1.15, C1.26 and C1.45) and, sometimes, beds of Nymphaea spp. (unit C1.2411).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C1.46
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (C1.4)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Sparganium minimum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Sparganium minimum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 51.13 Bog pools source
CORINE Land Cover 4.1.2. Peatbogs n/a
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 2.1.1 Dépression inondée à utriculaires wider
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 2.2.4.2 Cariçaie de transition oligotrophe overlap
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C1.46 Raised bog pools same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C1.46 Raised bog pools same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 C1.46 Raised bog pools same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C1.46 Raised bog pools same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 C1.141 Raised bog pools same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 D1.113 Raised bog pools same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 51.13 Bog pools same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 51.13 Bog pools same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 51.13   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 51.13   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 51.13   same
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