Southern Britannic dry calcicolous grasslands
Grasslands of the chalk downs and mainly Jurassic calcareous hills of southern Britain, mostly of southern and eastern England, with Bromus erectus and Brachypodium pinnatum, or Festuca spp. and Avenula spp., often very rich in orchids.
Source: EUNIS habitat classification
|EUNIS habitat type||code R1A316|
Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)Not available
Species mentioned in habitat description
|Classification||Code||Habitat type name||Relationship type|
|EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012)||E1.2616||Southern Britannic dry calcicolous grasslands||same|