Subtroglophile invertebrate caves

English name: Subtroglophile invertebrate caves

Description (English)

Caves essential to parts of the life-cycle (quiescence period) of invertebrate subtroglophiles (elective periodic trogloxenes), such as Lepidoptera, Diptera, Hymenoptera, Coleoptera; in general they are stably cool (or warm) and humid caves.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H1.25
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H1)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

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 65.6 Subtroglophile invertebrate caves source
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 3.5 Grottes et cavernes obscures wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H1.25 Subtroglophile invertebrate caves same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H1.25 Subtroglophile invertebrate caves same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 H1.25 Subtroglophile invertebrate caves same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 H1.25 Subtroglophile invertebrate caves same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 H1.25 Subtroglophile invertebrate caves same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 H1.23 Subtroglophile invertebrate caves same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 65.6 Subtroglophile invertebrate caves same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 65.6 Subtroglophile invertebrate caves same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 65.6   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 65.6   same
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