Peri-Danubian black-white-star sedge fens

English name: Peri-Danubian black-white-star sedge fens

Description (English)

Acidic fens of the mountains and hills forming the basin of the middle and lower Danube system, and of adjacent regions, in particular of the Carpathians, the Dinarides, the mountains of the southeastern Balkan peninsula, the Moravian hills, with an herbaceous sward formed by Carex echinata, Carex canescens, Carex dacica (Carex nigra ssp. dacica) or Carex rostrata and sometimes Juncus effusus, Juncus acutiflorus or Nardus stricta.

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

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D2.226
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

Flowering Plants Carex canescens
Flowering Plants Carex dacica
Flowering Plants Carex echinata
Flowering Plants Carex rostrata
Flowering Plants Juncus acutiflorus
Flowering Plants Juncus effusus
Flowering Plants Nardus stricta
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex canescens Flowering Plants
Carex dacica Flowering Plants
Carex echinata Flowering Plants
Carex rostrata Flowering Plants
Juncus acutiflorus Flowering Plants
Juncus effusus Flowering Plants
Nardus stricta Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 54.426 Peri-Danubian black-white-star sedge fens source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 D2.226 Peri-Danubian black-white-star sedge fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D2.226 Peri-Danubian black-white-star sedge fens same
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