Western Carpathian cushion sedge carpets

Description (English)

Carex firma-dominated formations of high altitudes and dealpine stations of the calcareous northern Carpathians, with Chamorchis alpina, Crepis jacquinii, Helianthemum alpestre, Saxifraga caesia, Viola alpina and Leontopodium alpinum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R44332

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) E4.4332 Western Carpathian cushion sedge carpets same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.4332 Western Carpathian cushion sedge carpets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.4332 Western Carpathian cushion sedge carpets same
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