Facies of phanerogams which have been washed ashore (upper part)

Description (English)

On sandy beaches, in the supralittoral stage, at a higher level, rarely submerged, in the whole of the Mediterranean. Present on the upper beach, only humectated by the sea during storms. The temperature is highly variable and the daily differences in temperature may be more than 20

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code N1234

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
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) B1.224 Facies of phanerogams which have been washed ashore (upper part) overlap
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 B1.224 Facies of phanerogams which have been washed ashore (upper part) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 B1.224 Facies of phanerogams which have been washed ashore (upper part) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 B1.224 Facies of phanerogams which have been washed ashore (upper part) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 B1.224 Facies of phanerogams which have been washed ashore (upper part) same
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