Toad-rush swards

English name: Toad-rush swards

Description (English)

Communities of temporary pools, flooded ruts of forest paths, and other sufficiently lit temporarily inundated or moist soils of nemoral, boreonemoral and boreal Palaearctic Eurasia dominated by Juncus bufonius.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.5131
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (C3.51)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Juncus bufonius
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Juncus bufonius Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 22.3231 Toad-rush swards source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C3.5131 Toad-rush swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.5131 Toad-rush swards same
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