Atlantic sea-cliff communities

Description (English)

Vegetated cliffs of the northern Atlantic, the English Channel, the Irish Sea, the North Sea, the Baltic Sea, the Arctic Ocean and its seas, the northwest Pacific and its seas.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code N316

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) B3.31 Atlantic sea-cliff communities same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 B3.31 Atlantic sea-cliff communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 B3.31 Atlantic sea-cliff communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 B3.31 Atlantic sea-cliff communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 B3.31 Atlantic sea-cliff communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 B3.31 Northern sea-cliff communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 B7.21 Northern sea-cliff communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 18.21 Northern sea-cliff communities wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 18.21 Northern sea-cliff communities wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 18.21   wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 18.21   wider
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 18.21   wider
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 18.21   wider
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