Pyrenean Carex davalliana fens

English name: Pyrenean Davall sedge fens

Description (English)

Uncommon calcareous fens of the Pyrenees, with Eriophorum latifolium, Carex davalliana, Carex lepidocarpa, Carex echinata, Carex rostrata, Carex flacca, Carex panicea, Carex paniculata, Carex ovalis, Eleocharis quinqueflora, Juncus articulatus, Juncus inflexus, Tofieldia calyculata, Epipactis palustris, Crepis paludosa, Parnassia palustris, Succisa pratensis, Pinguicula grandiflora.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D4.14
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (D4.1)
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 Carex davalliana
Flowering Plants Carex echinata
Flowering Plants Carex flacca
Flowering Plants Carex lepidocarpa
Flowering Plants Carex ovalis
Flowering Plants Carex panicea
Flowering Plants Carex paniculata
Flowering Plants Carex rostrata
Flowering Plants Crepis paludosa
Flowering Plants Eleocharis quinqueflora
Flowering Plants Epipactis palustris
Flowering Plants Eriophorum latifolium
Flowering Plants Juncus articulatus
Flowering Plants Juncus inflexus
Flowering Plants Parnassia palustris
Flowering Plants Pinguicula grandiflora
Flowering Plants Succisa pratensis
Flowering Plants Tofieldia calyculata
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex davalliana Flowering Plants
Carex echinata Flowering Plants
Carex flacca Flowering Plants
Carex lepidocarpa Flowering Plants
Carex ovalis Flowering Plants
Carex panicea Flowering Plants
Carex paniculata Flowering Plants
Carex rostrata Flowering Plants
Crepis paludosa Flowering Plants
Eleocharis quinqueflora Flowering Plants
Epipactis palustris Flowering Plants
Eriophorum latifolium Flowering Plants
Juncus articulatus Flowering Plants
Juncus inflexus Flowering Plants
Parnassia palustris Flowering Plants
Pinguicula grandiflora Flowering Plants
Succisa pratensis Flowering Plants
Tofieldia calyculata Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 54.24 Pyrenean Davall sedge fens 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 D4.14 Pyrenean Carex davalliana fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D4.14 Pyrenean Carex davalliana fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 D4.14 Pyrenean Carex davalliana fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 D4.14 Pyrenean Carex davalliana fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 D4.14 Pyrenean Carex davalliana fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 D4.14 Pyrenean Davall sedge fens same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 54.24 Pyrenean Davall sedge fens same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 54.24 Pyrenean Davall sedge fens same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 54.24   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 54.24   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 54.24   same
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