EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > C - Inland surface waters > C3 - Littoral zone of inland surface waterbodies > C3.6 - Unvegetated or sparsely vegetated shores with soft or mobile sediments

Unvegetated or sparsely vegetated shores with soft or mobile sediments

English name: Unvegetated or sparsely vegetated shores with soft or mobile sediments

Description (English)

Banks of sand, gravel and mud in or by rivers. Gravel by mountain streams. Mud bottoms of dried-up rivers and lakes, including saline lakes. Exposed sand, gravel and mud at the edge of lakes.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.6

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 3.3.1. Beaches, dunes, and sand plains n/a
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 F22 Marginal/inundation: inundation wider
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 2.5.0 Vase sans végétation narrower
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 3.2.1.0 Alluvions sans végétation overlap
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 2.1.0 Végétation de rivage dégradée n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C3.6 Unvegetated or sparsely vegetated shores with soft or mobile sediments same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.6 Unvegetated or sparsely vegetated shores with soft or mobile sediments same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 C3.6 Unvegetated or sparsely vegetated shores with soft or mobile sediments same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C3.6 Unvegetated or sparsely vegetated shores with soft or mobile sediments same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 C3.7 Unvegetated or sparsely vegetated shores with soft or mobile sediments same
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