Saccharum ravennae communities

English name: Ravenna cane (Saccharum ravennae) communities

Description (English)

Mediterranean and, locally, southern and southwestern Pontic, tall cane beds formed by Imperata cylindrica, Saccharum ravennae (Erianthus ravennae), Saccharum strictum, Saccharum spontaneum (Saccharum aegyptiacum), Arundo plinii, Hemarthria altissima, mostly lining temporary water courses, but also developing in damp depressions, in particular dune slacks.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.31

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Arundo plinii
Flowering Plants Erianthus ravennae
Flowering Plants Hemarthria altissima
Flowering Plants Imperata cylindrica
Flowering Plants Saccharum aegyptiacum
Flowering Plants Saccharum ravennae
Flowering Plants Saccharum spontaneum
Flowering Plants Saccharum strictum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Arundo plinii Flowering Plants
Erianthus ravennae Flowering Plants
Hemarthria altissima Flowering Plants
Imperata cylindrica Flowering Plants
Saccharum aegyptiacum Flowering Plants
Saccharum ravennae Flowering Plants
Saccharum spontaneum Flowering Plants
Saccharum strictum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 53.61 Mediterraneo-Pontic Ravenna cane communities source
CORINE Land Cover 4.1.1. Inland marshes n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C3.31 Saccharum ravennae communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.31 Saccharum ravennae communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 C3.31 Saccharum ravennae communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C3.31 Saccharum ravennae communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 C3.41 Saccharum ravennae communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 C3.41 Ravenna cane communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 53.61 Ravenna cane communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 53.61 Ravenna cane communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 53.61   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 53.61   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 53.61   same
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