Inland dune pioneer grassland

Description (English)

Formations of unstable Germano-Baltic fluvioglacial inland sands with Corynephorus canescens, Carex arenaria, Spergula morisonii, Teesdalia nudicaulis and carpets of fruticose lichens (Cladonia, Cetraria) (cf. unit R1Q1). Communities of Jutland are rich in Ammophila arenaria.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R1Q2

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Ammophila arenaria
Flowering Plants Carex arenaria
Flowering Plants Corynephorus canescens
Flowering Plants Spergula morisonii
Flowering Plants Teesdalia nudicaulis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Ammophila arenaria Flowering Plants
Carex arenaria Flowering Plants
Corynephorus canescens Flowering Plants
Spergula morisonii Flowering Plants
Teesdalia nudicaulis Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E1.94 Inland dune pioneer grassland same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.94 Inland dune pioneer grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.94 Inland dune pioneer grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 E1.94 Inland dune pioneer grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 E1.94 Inland dune pioneer grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 E1.94 Inland dune pioneer grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 E1.224 Inland dune pioneer grasslands same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 64.11 Inland dune pioneer grasslands same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 64.11 Inland dune pioneer grasslands same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 64.11   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 64.11   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 64.11   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 64.1   same
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