Pannonic glasswort-seablite-saltwort swards

English name: Pannonic glasswort-seablite-saltwort swards

Description (English)

Annual glasswort (Salicornia spp.), seablite (Suaeda spp.) and saltwort (Salsola soda) formations colonizing periodically inundated muds of inland salt-basins associated with the salt steppes and saltmarshes of the Pannonic Plain (unit E6.21) and its satellite basins. Similar communities restricted to isolated intermontane basins of the southwestern Balkan peninsula, related to both the Pannonic and western Pontic formations, are included in this unit, to parallel the treatment of the steppes and saltmarshes of unit E6.21.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D6.161
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (D6.1)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Salsola soda
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Salsola soda Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 15.1151 Pannonic glasswort-seablite-saltwort swards source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 D6.161 Pannonic glasswort-seablite-saltwort swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D6.161 Pannonic glasswort-seablite-saltwort swards same
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