Glacierets

English name: Glacierets

Description (English)

Small ice masses, permanent, or with an existence of a few years, derived in particular from snow-drifting, avalanches, or ice deposition in cold-bottom karst dolines.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H4.23
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H4.2)

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
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 63.23 Glacierets source
CORINE Land Cover 3.3.5. Glaciers and perpetual snow n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H4.23 Glacierets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H4.23 Glacierets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 H4.23 Glacierets same
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