Alaska Arctic Plant Communities
- Bioclimate Subzones
- Floristic Provinces
- Lake Cover
- NDVI and Phytomass
- Substrate Chemistry
- AATVM Cites
77. Carex aquatilis-Eriophorum angustifolium subtype Carex chordorrhiza
Summary of Habitat: Wet nonacidic tundra, poor fens, Subzone E
Described from: Toolik Lake (Walker and Barry 1991)
Common plant functional types and species:
- This community occurs in low-centered polygons. It is similar to Community 29 in Subzone D, but has more sedge species.
Other names from the Alaska literature:
- Eriophorum angustifolium-Carex aquatilis comm., (Walker and Barry 1991).