Illyrian Molinia-Gladiolus grasslands

Description (English)

Closed mesophile calcicolous grasslands of the Illyrian beech forest level of the Dinarides dominated by Molinia arundinacea, with Succisa pratensis, Serratula tinctoria, Gladiolus illyricus, Euphorbia brittingeri, Anthericum ramosum, Helianthemum nummularium, Leucanthemum vulgare, Carex humilis, Agrostis tenuis, Danthonia provincialis, Bromus erectus.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R1A393

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Agrostis tenuis
Flowering Plants Anthericum ramosum
Flowering Plants Bromus erectus
Flowering Plants Carex humilis
Flowering Plants Danthonia provincialis
Flowering Plants Euphorbia brittingeri
Flowering Plants Gladiolus illyricus
Flowering Plants Helianthemum nummularium
Flowering Plants Leucanthemum vulgare
Flowering Plants Molinia arundinacea
Flowering Plants Serratula tinctoria
Flowering Plants Succisa pratensis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Agrostis tenuis Flowering Plants
Anthericum ramosum Flowering Plants
Bromus erectus Flowering Plants
Carex humilis Flowering Plants
Danthonia provincialis Flowering Plants
Euphorbia brittingeri Flowering Plants
Gladiolus illyricus Flowering Plants
Helianthemum nummularium Flowering Plants
Leucanthemum vulgare Flowering Plants
Molinia arundinacea Flowering Plants
Serratula tinctoria Flowering Plants
Succisa pratensis Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E1.2693 Illyrian Molinia-Gladiolus grasslands same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.2693 Illyrian Molinia-Gladiolus grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.2693 Illyrian Molinia-Gladiolus grasslands same
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