Brackish and alkaline Cirsium brachycephalum beds

English name: Brackish and alkaline Cirsium brachycephalum beds

Description (English)

Beds of Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. compactus and Cirsium brachycephalum on saline soils which are species-poor and structurally simple. Puccinellia limosa, Tripolium pannonicum and Potentilla anserina are also typical.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C3.2A
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 Cirsium brachycephalum
Flowering Plants Potentilla anserina
Flowering Plants Puccinellia limosa
Flowering Plants Tripolium pannonicum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cirsium brachycephalum Flowering Plants
Potentilla anserina Flowering Plants
Puccinellia limosa Flowering Plants
Tripolium pannonicum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
CORINE Land Cover 4.1.1. Inland marshes n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

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