Moesian hogweed tall herb communities

Description (English)

Tall herb communities of the Balkan Range, the Rhodope Mountains, the Moeso-Macedonian mountains, the Pelagonides dominated by Heracleum sphondylium ssp. verticillatum, or Heracleum sphondylium ssp. ternatum, extending south to the Moeso-Macedonian and Rhodopide mountains of northeastern Greece, in particular, to Belles, Athos, the Pangeon, the Falakron and the Rhodopi.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R56723

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Heracleum sphondylium
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Heracleum sphondylium Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E5.5723 Moesian hogweed 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 E5.5723 Moesian hogweed tall herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E5.5723 Moesian hogweed tall herb communities same
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