Corsican Doronicum tall-herb communities

English name: Corsican leopard's bane (Doronicum) tall-herb communities

Description (English)

Tall herb riparian communities of stony and rocky torrents and of dripping rocks of the upper montane, subalpine and alpine levels of Corsica formed by Doronicum corsicum, Narthecium reverchonii, Carex frigida, Calamagrostris varia ssp. corsica, Phalaris arundinacea var. rotgesii (Typhoides arundinacea ssp. rotgesii).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E5.56
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E5.5)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carex frigida
Flowering Plants Doronicum corsicum
Flowering Plants Narthecium reverchonii
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex frigida Flowering Plants
Doronicum corsicum Flowering Plants
Narthecium reverchonii Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 37.86 Corsican Doronicum tall herb communities source
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.1. Natural grassland n/a
Ramsar Wetland Types Va Alpine wetlands wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E5.56 Corsican Doronicum tall-herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E5.56 Corsican Doronicum tall-herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 E5.56 Corsican Doronicum tall-herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 E5.56 Corsican Doronicum tall-herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 E4.56 Corsican Doronicum tall herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 E4.56 Corsican Doronicum tall herb communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 37.86 Corsican Doronicum tall herb communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 37.86 Corsican Doronicum tall herb communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 37.86   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 37.86   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 37.86   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 37.86   same
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