Ponto-Caucasian river gravel communities

English name: Ponto-Caucasian river gravel communities

Description (English)

Open or closed assemblies of herbaceous or suffrutescent pioneering plants, colonizing, within the montane or submontane levels, gravel beds of streams with an alpine, summer-high, flow regime, born in the high Ponto-Caucasian mountains.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.5524
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

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 24.2224 Ponto-Caucasian 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 C3.5524 Ponto-Caucasian river gravel communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.5524 Ponto-Caucasian river gravel communities same
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