Baltic hydrolittoral sand dominated by Eleocharis

Description (English)

Baltic hydrolittoral bottoms (with level fluctuations due to tide or weather) in the photic zone with at least 90 % coverage of sand. Sand has less than 20 % of mud/silt/clay fraction (<63

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MA5328
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

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A2.6211 Eleocharis parvula beds same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.6211 Eleocharis parvula beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A2.721 Eleocharis parvula beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 A2.721 Eleocharis parvula beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 A2.721 Eleocharis parvula beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 A2.721 Eleocharis parvula beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 A2.421 Dwarf spike-rush beds same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 11.421 Dwarf spike-rush beds same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 11.421 Dwarf spike-rush beds same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 11.421   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 11.421   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 11.42   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 11.36   same
MNCR BioMar 97.06 (Britain & Ireland) LMU.Sm.NVC.SM3 Eleocharis parvula same
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