Moeso-Thracian mesophile cold water meadows

Description (English)

Species-rich mesophile hay meadows of the lower slopes and foot of the southern flank of the Balkan Range, developed on calcareous substrates and with a supply of cold surface and ground water originating in the upper levels of the mountain, dominated by Poa pratensis, Alopecurus pratensis, Alopecurus rendlei (Alopecurus utriculatus), Festuca pratensis and with orchids, Clematis integrifolia, Cladium mariscus, Merendera sobolifera, Galium rubioides.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R22323

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

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Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E2.2523 Moeso-Thracian mesophile cold water meadows same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E2.2523 Moeso-Thracian mesophile cold water meadows same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E2.2523 Moeso-Thracian mesophile cold water meadows same
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