Baltic Carex scandinavica swards

English name: Baltic Carex scandinavica swards

Description (English)

Communities of the middle levels of exposed shores of the southern Baltic dominated by Carex scandinavica (Carex serotina ssp. pulchella, "Carex pulchellum", Carex oederi ssp. pulchella, Carex viridula var. pulchella), characteristic, in particular, of southeastern Sweden.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code A2.531K
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 Carex scandinavica
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex scandinavica Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 15.33K Baltic Carex scandinavica swards source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.531K Baltic Carex scandinavica swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A2.631K Baltic Carex scandinavica swards same
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