Apennine acidic fens

English name: Apennine acidic fens

Description (English)

Rare infra-aquatic acidic peat mire communities of the Apennines south to the Sila, with Carex nigra, Carex echinata and Carex panicea.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D2.23

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carex echinata
Flowering Plants Carex nigra
Flowering Plants Carex panicea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex echinata Flowering Plants
Carex nigra Flowering Plants
Carex panicea Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 54.43 Apennine acidic 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 D2.23 Apennine acidic fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D2.23 Apennine acidic fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 D2.23 Apennine acidic fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 D2.23 Apennine acidic fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 D2.23 Apennine acidic fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 D2.23 Apennine acidic fens same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 54.43 Apennine acidic fens same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 54.43 Apennine acidic fens same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 54.43   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 54.43   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 54.43   same
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