Carex melanostachya beds

English name: Carex melanostachya beds

Description (English)

Palaearctic swamp communities dominated by Carex melanostachya (Carex nutans), characteristic of slightly saline soils of the Pannonic region, habitat of the uncommon Carex curvata.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D5.2127
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 curvata
Flowering Plants Carex melanostachya
Flowering Plants Carex nutans
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex curvata Flowering Plants
Carex melanostachya Flowering Plants
Carex nutans Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 53.2127 Carex melanostachya beds source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 D5.2127 Carex melanostachya beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D5.2127 Carex melanostachya beds same
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