Nevadan Agrostis stripped grasslands

Description (English)

Chionophilous grasslands with Agrostis nevadensis and Armeria splendens of depressions and sheltered areas within the oro-Mediterranean level of the Sierra Nevada, often in contact with, and forming a transition to, the closed mat-grass swards of R4352.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R43516

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Agrostis nevadensis
Flowering Plants Armeria splendens
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Agrostis nevadensis Flowering Plants
Armeria splendens Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E4.3616 Nevadan Agrostis stripped grasslands same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.3616 Nevadan Agrostis stripped grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.3616 Nevadan Agrostis stripped grasslands same
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