Water sedge beds

English name: Water sedge beds

Description (English)

Mesotrophic Carex aquatilis formations of northern Siberia and northern Europe, south to Lower Saxony, Friesland, Wales, Lakeland, Scotland, Ireland.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D5.2125
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (D5.2)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carex aquatilis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex aquatilis Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 53.2125 Water sedge beds source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 D5.2125 Water sedge beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D5.2125 Water sedge beds same
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