Eastern Pontic sea-cliff communities

English name: Eastern Pontic sea-cliff communities

Description (English)

Aerohaline communities of the cliffs of the northern Black Sea and the Sea of Azov, with Crithmum maritimum, Kochia prostrata, Elymus farctus ssp. bessarabicus, Holosteum umbellatum, Puccinellia distans, Limonium meyeri.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code B3.3324
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (B3.3)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Crithmum maritimum
Flowering Plants Holosteum umbellatum
Flowering Plants Kochia prostrata
Flowering Plants Limonium meyeri
Flowering Plants Puccinellia distans
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Crithmum maritimum Flowering Plants
Holosteum umbellatum Flowering Plants
Kochia prostrata Flowering Plants
Limonium meyeri Flowering Plants
Puccinellia distans Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 18.2222 Eastern Pontic sea-cliff communities source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 B3.3324 Eastern Pontic sea-cliff communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 B3.3324 Eastern Pontic sea-cliff communities same
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