Systema Naturae 2000

- Habitats -

Describes the syntax of the habitat of a taxon and lists the habitat codes.

Syntax

Element Syntax
Habitat Level123[{;Level123}]
Level123 Level1[:Level23[{,Level23}]]
Level23 Level2[{.Level3}]

Habitats

Code Description
aq Aquatic
aq:br Brackish
aq:fw Freshwater
aq:fw.ru Running freshwater
aq:fw.st Standing freshwater
aq:ma Marine
aq:ma.cr Coral reef
aq:ma.ds Deep sea
aq:sa Saline, e.g. saltmarshes
pa Parasitic
pa:ec Ectoparasite
pa:en Endoparasite
te Terrestrial
te:cv Cave
te:ds Desert
te:fo Forest
te:gr Grassland
te:gr.pr Prairie
te:gr.st Steppe
te:mn Mangroves
te:sa Savanna
te:sh Shrubland
te:tu Tundra

Document last updated: 14 Aug 2003