Atlantic stalked orache beds

English name: Atlantic stalked orache beds

Description (English)

Formations dominated by the rare, threatened Halimione pedunculata, developing very locally in the Puccinellion maritimae of Denmark, Germany, Poland, the Netherlands, Belgium and France, extinct in the British Isles.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code A2.5424
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (A2.5)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Halimione pedunculata
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Halimione pedunculata Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 15.324 Atlantic stalked orache beds source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.5424 Atlantic stalked orache beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A2.6424 Atlantic stalked orache beds same
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