Eastern oro-Mediterranean and Balkan tall-herb communities

Description (English)

Subalpine and alpine meso-hygrophile tall herb formations of moist hollows and gullies of the Balkan Range, the Hellenides and the mountains of Mediterranean Anatolia. Species: Cirsium appendiculatum, Angelica sylvestris, Heracleum sphondylium, Geum coccineum from alliances Cirsion appendiculati and Geion coccinei.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R567

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Angelica sylvestris
Flowering Plants Geum coccineum
Flowering Plants Heracleum sphondylium
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Angelica sylvestris Flowering Plants
Geum coccineum Flowering Plants
Heracleum sphondylium Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E5.57 Eastern oro-Mediterranean and Balkan tall-herb communities same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E5.57 Eastern oro-Mediterranean and Balkan tall-herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E5.57 Eastern oro-Mediterranean and Balkan tall-herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 E5.57 Eastern oro-Mediterranean and Balkan tall-herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 E5.57 Eastern oro-Mediterranean and Balkan tall-herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 E4.57 Eastern oro-Mediterranean and Balkan tall herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 E4.57 Eastern oro-Mediterranean and Balkan tall herb communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 37.87 Eastern oro-Mediterranean and Balkan tall herb communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 37.87 Eastern oro-Mediterranean and Balkan tall herb communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 37.87   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 37.87   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 37.87   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 37.87   same
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