Western Balkanic calcicolous scabious-fescue grasslands

Description (English)

Closed grasslands of deep coluvial soils formed in karst dolines of the western Balkan Range system, in particular, of the Suva Planina, dominated by Festuca nigrescens or Festuca paniculata, accompanied by a mixed cort

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R45133

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Festuca nigrescens
Flowering Plants Festuca paniculata
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Festuca nigrescens Flowering Plants
Festuca paniculata Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E4.4183 Western Balkanic calcicolous scabious-fescue grasslands same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.4183 Western Balkanic calcicolous scabious-fescue grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.4183 Western Balkanic calcicolous scabious-fescue grasslands same
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