EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > C - Inland surface waters > C3 - Littoral zone of inland surface waterbodies > C3.4 - Species-poor beds of low-growing water-fringing or amphibious vegetation

Species-poor beds of low-growing water-fringing or amphibious vegetation

English name: Species-poor beds of low-growing water-fringing or amphibious vegetation

Description (English)

Includes isoetids of the shores of oligotrophic lakes, Nasturtium aquaticum by streams, mediterranean dwarf Scirpus swards, and other species-poor but dissimilar types of vegetation.

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

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.4
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

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
CORINE Land Cover 4.1.1. Inland marshes n/a
CORINE Land Cover 2.1.2. Permanently irrigated land n/a
HELCOM Baltic Sea Marine and Coastal Biotopes 1998 03.07.03.01 Coastal wetlands and meadows: swamps: with low vegetation narrower
Ramsar Wetland Types Tp Permanent freshwater marshes/pools wider
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 F21 Marginal/inundation: marginal wider
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 2.1 Rivages avec végétation narrower
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C3.4 Species-poor beds of low-growing water-fringing or amphibious vegetation same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.4 Species-poor beds of low-growing water-fringing or amphibious vegetation same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 C3.4 Species-poor beds of low-growing water-fringing or amphibious vegetation same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C3.4 Species-poor beds of low-growing water-fringing or amphibious vegetation same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 C3.5 Water-fringing species-poor helophyte beds (excluding grasses, sedges and canes) same
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