Typha latifolia beds

English name: Great reedmace beds

Description (English)

Communities of the margins of Palaearctic lakes, rivers and brooks dominated by Typha latifolia, of widespread occurrence.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.231
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (C3.2)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Typha latifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Typha latifolia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 53.131 Great reedmace beds wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C3.231 Typha latifolia beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.231 Great reedmace beds same
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