Figwort river gravel communities

English name: Figwort river gravel communities

Description (English)

Thermophile pioneer communities of river gravels, mostly characteristic of the upper Rhine, with Scrophularia canina, Epilobium dodonaei, Hieracium piloselloides, Silene prostrata, Inula conyza, Centaurea stoebe ssp. stoebe, Arenaria serpyllifolia, Echium vulgare, Salix elaeagnos seedlings.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.5523
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 Arenaria serpyllifolia
Flowering Plants Echium vulgare
Flowering Plants Epilobium dodonaei
Flowering Plants Hieracium piloselloides
Flowering Plants Inula conyza
Flowering Plants Salix elaeagnos
Flowering Plants Scrophularia canina
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Arenaria serpyllifolia Flowering Plants
Echium vulgare Flowering Plants
Epilobium dodonaei Flowering Plants
Hieracium piloselloides Flowering Plants
Inula conyza Flowering Plants
Salix elaeagnos Flowering Plants
Scrophularia canina Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 24.2223 Figwort 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 C3.5523 Figwort river gravel communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.5523 Figwort river gravel communities same
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