Oro-Moesian Poa violacaea grasslands

Description (English)

Acid grasslands of upper elevations of the Balkan Range, the Rhodopide system, the Moeso-Macedonian mountains and the Pelagonides, dominated by Bellardiochloa violacea (Poa violacea, Festuca poaeformis), with Nardus stricta, Linum capitatum, Antennaria dioica, Festuca nigrescens, Thymus spp.; most often distributed on siliceous terrain, these grasslands also occur on calcareous substrates in the Pirin mountains.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R4383

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E4.393 Oro-Moesian Poa violacaea grasslands same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.393 Oro-Moesian Poa violacaea grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.393 Oro-Moesian Poa violacaea grasslands same
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