Italian fumaroles

English name: Italian fumaroles

Description (English)

Fumaroles of the major area of active volcanism of the western Mediterranean basins, located on the Italian peninsula and its small islands, in particular those of Isola d'Ischia, with communities that include Cyperus polystachyos; other gas vent manifestations of the same region of volcanism are listed in the next two sections.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H6.11
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H6)
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 Cyperus polystachyos
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cyperus polystachyos Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 66.61 Italian fumaroles source
CORINE Land Cover 3.3.3. Sparsely vegetated areas n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H6.11 Italian fumaroles same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H6.11 Italian fumaroles same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 H6.11 Italian fumaroles same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 H6.31 Italian fumaroles same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 H6.31 Italian fumaroles same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 H6.31 Italian fumaroles same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 66.61 Italian fumaroles same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 66.61 Italian fumaroles same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 66.61   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 66.61   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 66.61   same
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