Moist or wet eutrophic and mesotrophic grassland

English name: Moist or wet eutrophic and mesotrophic grassland

Description (English)

Wet eutrophic and mesotrophic grasslands and flood meadows of the boreal and nemoral zones, dominated by grasses Poaceae, rushes Juncus spp. or club-rush Scirpus sylvaticus.

Source:
EUNIS habitat classification
Interpretation Manual of the habitats targeted by Resolution No. 4

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E3.4
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)
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 Scirpus sylvaticus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Scirpus sylvaticus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 37.2 Eutrophic humid grasslands narrower
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.1. Natural grassland n/a
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 B22 Neutral grassland: semi-improved not defined
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 B5 Marsh/marshy grassland overlap
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 B21 Neutral grassland: unimproved overlap
Biodiversity Broad Habitat Classification (UK) 6 Neutral grassland wider
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 2.3.2 Prairie à populage narrower
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 7.1.1 Endroit piétiné humide narrower
Biotopes of the Czech Republic 2001 T1.4 ALUVIÁLNÍ PSÁRKOVÉ LOUKY (Alluvial Alopecurus meadows) same
Biotopes of Slovakia 1996 3522100 Vlhké lúky na alúviach vodných tokov a v podmácaných depresiách v nížinách a pahorkatinách n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E3.4 Moist or wet eutrophic and mesotrophic grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E3.4 Moist or wet eutrophic and mesotrophic grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 E3.4 Moist or wet eutrophic and mesotrophic grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 E3.4 Moist or wet eutrophic and mesotrophic grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 E3.4 Moist or wet lowland eutrophic and mesotrophic grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 E2.4 Moist or wet lowland eutrophic and mesotrophic grassland same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 37.2 Eutrophic humid grasslands narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 37.2 Eutrophic humid grasslands narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 37.2   narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 37.2   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 37.1   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 37.2   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 37.2   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 37.1   narrower
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