Juncus maritimus mid-upper saltmarshes with Triglochin maritima

Description (English)

Mid to upper saltmarsh dominated by the reed species Juncus maritimus and Triglochin maritima, the latter species becoming more frequent with increasing altitude.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MA223L
Relation to Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Juncus maritimus
Flowering Plants Triglochin maritima
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Juncus maritimus Flowering Plants
Triglochin maritima Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A2.536 Juncus maritimus mid-upper saltmarshes with Triglochin maritima same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
MNCR BioMar 97.06 (Britain & Ireland) LMU.Sm.NVC.SM15 Juncus maritimus with Triglochin maritima source
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.536 Juncus maritimus mid-upper saltmarshes with Triglochin maritima same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A2.636 Juncus maritimus mid-upper saltmarshes with Triglochin maritima same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A2.636 Juncus maritimus mid-upper saltmarshes with Triglochin maritima same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A2.636 Juncus maritimus mid-upper saltmarshes with Triglochin maritima same
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