Typha angustifolia beds

English name: Lesser reedmace beds

Description (English)

Communities of the margins of Palaearctic lakes, rivers and brooks dominated by Typha angustifolia, like unit C3.231, of wide distribution.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.232
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 angustifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Typha angustifolia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 53.132 Lesser reedmace beds wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C3.232 Typha angustifolia beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.232 Lesser reedmace beds same
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