Carex marsh-fens

English name: Sedge marsh-fens

Description (English)

Carex spp.-dominated marsh-fen communities of fine-grained long-submerged alluvial deposits of the inundation zone of rivers, brooks, lakes or deltas of the arctic, subarctic, arctoalpine and boreoalpine regions of the Palaearctic.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D4.263
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (D4.2)

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 54.73 Carex marsh-fens source
CORINE Land Cover 4.1.1. Inland marshes n/a
Nordic Vegetation Classification 1994 7.2.2.4 Alluvial vegetation, Tall Sedge type n/a
Nordic Vegetation Classification 1994 7.2.2.5 Carex lyngbyei type n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 D4.263 Carex marsh-fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D4.263 Carex marsh-fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 D4.263 Carex marsh-fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 D4.263 Carex marsh-fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 D5.43 Carex marsh-fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 D5.53 Carex marsh-fens same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 54.73 Carex marsh-fens same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 54.73 Carex marsh-fens same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 54.73   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 54.73   same
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