Mediterraneo-montane Nardus stricta swards

English name: Mediterraneo-montane mat-grass swards

Description (English)

Nardus stricta-dominated grasslands and related communities of the supra-mediterranean level of the mountains of the Mediterranean peninsulas, either developed on siliceous soils, or, rarely, on calcareous substrates.

Source:
EUNIS habitat classification
Interpretation Manual of the habitats targeted by Resolution No. 4

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.83
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 35.7 Mediterraneo-montane mat-grass swards source
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.1. Natural grassland n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.83 Mediterraneo-montane Nardus stricta swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.83 Mediterraneo-montane Nardus stricta swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 E1.83 Mediterraneo-montane Nardus stricta swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 E1.83 Mediterraneo-montane Nardus stricta swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 E1.85 Mediterraneo-montane Nardus stricta swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 E1.27 Mediterraneo-montane mat-grass swards same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 35.7 Mediterraneo-montane mat-grass swards same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 35.7 Mediterraneo-montane mat-grass swards same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 35.7   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 35.7   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 35.7   same
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