Water-fringe medium-tall grass beds

English name: Water-fringe medium-tall grass beds

Description (English)

Communities of the margins of Palaearctic lakes, inland seas and sea inlets, rivers and brooks, eutrophic marshes, swamps and ditches dominated by medium or medium-tall helophyte Poaceae of genera Glyceria, Leersia, Socolochloa or Calamagrostis. The further division of this unit is based on dominance by species of these genera.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.25
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (C3.2)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 53.15 Water-fringe grass beds source
CORINE Land Cover 4.1.1. Inland marshes n/a
Nordic Vegetation Classification 1994 3.3.4.1 Tall Sedge-herb variant n/a
National Vegetation Classification (UK) S5 Glyceria maxima swamp narrower
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 2.1.2.1 Roselière lacustre wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C3.25 Water-fringe medium-tall grass beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.25 Water-fringe medium-tall grass beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 C3.25 Water-fringe medium-tall grass beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C3.25 Water-fringe medium-tall grass beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 C3.22 Water-fringe medium-tall grass beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 C3.25 Water-fringe medium-tall grass beds same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 53.15 Water-fringe grass beds same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 53.15 Water-fringe grass beds same
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