Southern Pannonic calciphile sand fescue steppes

Description (English)

Open sand steppes of the Deliblat plateau of the Vojvodina, developed on extremely calcareous sands on which the moss Barbula ruralis contributes to the formation of carbonate crusts, dominated by Festuca vaginata with Koeleria glauca, Poa bulbosa, Alyssum tortuosum, Alyssum montanum ssp. gmelinii, Polygonum arenarium, Centaurea arenaria, Artemisia campestris. Representatives of the community irradiate in eastern Serbia to the confines of the Oltenian plain.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R1BA2113

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Festuca vaginata
Mosses & Liverworts Barbula ruralis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Festuca vaginata Flowering Plants
Barbula ruralis Mosses & Liverworts

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E1.2F2113 Southern Pannonic calciphile sand fescue steppes same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.2F2113 Southern Pannonic calciphile sand fescue steppes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.2F2113 Southern Pannonic calciphile sand fescue steppes same
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