Plankton communities of oligotrophic waters

English name: Plankton communities of oligotrophic waters

Description (English)

Free-floating microscopic plant (phytoplankton) and animal (zooplankton) organisms of standing oligotrophic waters.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C1.16
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (C1.1)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

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Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
CORINE Land Cover 5.1.2. Water bodies n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


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