North Sea sand beach perennial communities

English name: North Sea sand beach perennial communities

Description (English)

Leymus arenarius-dominated perennial halo-nitrophilous communities of upper beaches of North Sea coasts of southern Norway, Jutland, Schleswig-Holstein, Lower Saxony, the Netherlands, England, Scotland and Orkney, and of the Danish coast of the Kattegat.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code B1.231

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Leymus arenarius
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Leymus arenarius Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 16.131 North Sea sand beach perennial communities source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 B1.231 North Sea sand beach perennial communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 B1.231 North Sea sand beach perennial communities same
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