Sweet flag communities

English name: Sweet flag communities

Description (English)

Communities of the margins of Palaearctic lakes, rivers and brooks dominated by the long-introduced thermophile Acorus calamus.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.244
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 Acorus calamus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acorus calamus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 53.144 Sweet flag communities source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C3.244 Sweet flag communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C3.244 Sweet flag communities same
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