Boreoalpine Sphagnum lindbergii mires

English name: Boreoalpine Sphagnum lindbergii mires

Description (English)

Mire communities of boreal regions of the Palaearctic domaine with a sphagnum ground layer dominated by Sphagnum lindbergii and a field layer dominated by sedges of Carex spp., Scirpus cespitosus or Eriophorum spp.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D2.293

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Scirpus cespitosus
Mosses & Liverworts Sphagnum lindbergii
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Scirpus cespitosus Flowering Plants
Sphagnum lindbergii Mosses & Liverworts

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 54.493 Boreoalpine Sphagnum lindbergii mires source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 D2.293 Boreoalpine Sphagnum lindbergii mires same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D2.293 Boreoalpine Sphagnum lindbergii mires same
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