Icelandic thermal springs

English name: Icelandic thermal springs

Description (English)

Hot springs related to active volcanism of the northern North Atlantic, on the mid-Atlantic ridge islands, Iceland and Jan Mayen.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C2.143

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 66.73 Icelandic thermal springs source
CORINE Land Cover 4.1.1. Inland marshes n/a
Nordic Vegetation Classification 1994 7.3.2.2 Vegetation type in warm water n/a
Nordic Vegetation Classification 1994 7.3.2.1 Vegetation type on warm and moist land n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C2.143 Icelandic thermal springs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C2.143 Icelandic thermal springs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 C2.143 Icelandic thermal springs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C2.143 Icelandic thermal springs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 C2.343 Icelandic thermal springs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 C2.343 Icelandic thermal springs same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 66.73 Icelandic thermal springs same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 66.73 Icelandic thermal springs same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 66.93   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 66.93   same
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