Pyreneo-Cantabric small-reed river gravel communities

English name: Pyreneo-Cantabric small-reed river gravel communities

Description (English)

Assemblies of herbaceous or suffrutescent pioneering plants colonizing gravel beds of streams with an alpine, summer-high, flow regime in the montane zone of the Pyrenees and the Cantabrian chain, with Calamagrostis pseudophragmites and Erucastrum nasturtiifolium.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.55222
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (C3.55)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Calamagrostis pseudophragmites
Flowering Plants Erucastrum nasturtiifolium
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Calamagrostis pseudophragmites Flowering Plants
Erucastrum nasturtiifolium Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 24.22222 Pyreneo-Cantabric small-reed river gravel communities source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C3.55222 Pyreneo-Cantabric small-reed river gravel communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.55222 Pyreneo-Cantabric small-reed river gravel communities same
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