Tatra Sesleria-evergreen sedge grasslands

Description (English)

Species-rich tall open grasslands of calcareous stony and gravelly slopes of the subalpine and montane levels of the Tatras formed by Sesleria tatrae, Festuca tatrae, Carex sempervirens ssp. tatrorum, with Allium montanum, Anthyllis alpestris, Carduus glaucus, Dianthus praecox, Hieracium bifidum, Hieracium bupleuroides, Hieracium villosum, Knautia kitaibelii, Leontodon incanus, Pulsatilla slavica, Sempervivum soboliferum ssp. preissianum, Thesium alpinum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R443611

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carex sempervirens
Flowering Plants Festuca tatrae
Flowering Plants Sesleria tatrae
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex sempervirens Flowering Plants
Festuca tatrae Flowering Plants
Sesleria tatrae Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E4.43911 Tatra sesleria-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 E4.43911 Tatra sesleria-evergreen sedge grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.43911 Tatra sesleria-evergreen sedge grasslands same
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