Eastern Baltic tawny sedge fens

English name: Eastern Baltic tawny sedge fens

Description (English)

Calcareous lake fens of Lithuania and northwestern Russia dominated by Carex hostiana, with Primula farinosa, Peucedanum palustre.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D4.1523
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (D4.1)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carex hostiana
Flowering Plants Peucedanum palustre
Flowering Plants Primula farinosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex hostiana Flowering Plants
Peucedanum palustre Flowering Plants
Primula farinosa Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 54.2523 Eastern Baltic tawny sedge fens source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 D4.1523 Eastern Baltic tawny sedge fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D4.1523 Eastern Baltic tawny sedge fens same
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