Atlantic creeping glasswort mats

English name: Atlantic creeping glasswort mats

Description (English)

Arthrocnemum perenne-dominated formations of the British Isles, the Atlantic coasts of France and of Iberia, except for the extreme southwest of the peninsula.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code A2.5272
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 Arthrocnemum perenne
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Arthrocnemum perenne Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 15.622 Atlantic creeping glasswort mats source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.5272 Atlantic creeping glasswort mats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A2.6272 Atlantic creeping glasswort mats same
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