Pyrenean closed Festuca eskia grassland

English name: Pyrenean closed Festuca eskia grassland

Description (English)

Subalpine and lower alpine closed mesophile Festuca eskia grasslands of north-facing slopes (ubacs) and depressions in the Pyrenees with Arnica montana, Ranunculus pyrenaeus, Selinum pyrenaeum, Trifolium alpinum, Campanula barbata, Gentiana punctata, Leucorchis albida, Phyteuma betonicifolium.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.314
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E4.3)
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 Arnica montana
Flowering Plants Campanula barbata
Flowering Plants Festuca eskia
Flowering Plants Gentiana punctata
Flowering Plants Leucorchis albida
Flowering Plants Phyteuma betonicifolium
Flowering Plants Ranunculus pyrenaeus
Flowering Plants Selinum pyrenaeum
Flowering Plants Trifolium alpinum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Arnica montana Flowering Plants
Campanula barbata Flowering Plants
Festuca eskia Flowering Plants
Gentiana punctata Flowering Plants
Leucorchis albida Flowering Plants
Phyteuma betonicifolium Flowering Plants
Ranunculus pyrenaeus Flowering Plants
Selinum pyrenaeum Flowering Plants
Trifolium alpinum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.314 Pyrenean closed Festuca eskia grasslands 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 E4.314 Pyrenean closed Festuca eskia grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.314 Pyrenean closed Festuca eskia grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 E4.311 Pyrenean closed Festuca eskia grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 E4.211 Pyrenean closed Festuca eskia grasslands same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 36.314 Pyrenean closed Festuca eskia grasslands same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 36.314 Pyrenean closed Festuca eskia grasslands same
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