Pyrenean evergreen sedge grasslands

Description (English)

Meso-hygrophile grasslands of the Pyrenees, occupying gentle north facing slopes (ubac) and humid flats on deep, often slightly acid, soils over calcareous substrates, with Sesleria albicans, Carex sempervirens, Helictotrichon montanum, Geranium cinereum, Globularia repens, Ranunculus gouanii, Ranunculus thora, Primula elatior ssp. intricata, Oxytropis campestris, Oxytropis pyrenaica, Trifolium thalii, Anthyllis vulneraria ssp. pyrenaica, Alchemilla plicatula (Alchemilla asterophylla), Adonis pyrenaica, Horminum pyrenaicum, Geum pyrenaicum, Bartsia spicata, Bartsia alpina, Scabiosa cinerea, Leuzea centauroides (Rhaponticum cynaroides), Salix pyrenaica.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R44112

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) E4.4112 Pyrenean evergreen sedge grasslands same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.4112 Pyrenean evergreen sedge grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.4112 Pyrenean evergreen sedge grasslands same
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