Troglobiont invertebrate temperate caves

English name: Troglobiont invertebrate temperate caves

Description (English)

Caves under normally oxygenated, buffered microclimates, dry, humidified by seeps or crossed by permanent or temporary watercourses, but not retaining glaciers, and harbouring communities of troglobiont invertebrates, often including remarkable relict species.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H1.231
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H1)

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 65.41 Troglobiont invertebrate temperate caves source
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 3.5 Grottes et cavernes obscures wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H1.231 Troglobiont invertebrate temperate caves same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H1.231 Troglobiont invertebrate temperate caves same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 H1.231 Troglobiont invertebrate temperate caves same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 H1.231 Troglobiont invertebrate temperate caves same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 H1.231 Troglobiont invertebrate temperate caves same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 H1.211 Troglobiont invertebrate temperate caves same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 65.41 Troglobiont invertebrate temperate caves same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 65.41 Troglobiont invertebrate temperate caves same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 65.41   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 65.41   same
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