Baltic Deschampsia bottnica swards

English name: Baltic Deschampsia bottnica swards

Description (English)

Communities of the lower levels of the brackish marshes of the Gulf of Bothnia, characteristic of exposed coasts, dominated by the endemic Deschampsia cespitosa ssp. bottnica (Deschampsia bottnica).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code A2.5215
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 Deschampsia bottnica
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Deschampsia bottnica Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 15.345 Baltic Deschampsia bottnica swards source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.5215 Baltic Deschampsia bottnica swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A2.6215 Baltic Deschampsia bottnica swards same
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