Carpathian Bruckenthalia heaths

Description (English)

Sporadically distributed formations in the Apuseni Mountains and the southern Carpathians, dominated by Bruckenthalia spiculifolia, accompanied by Juniperus nana, Vaccinium vitis-idaea and the endemic or near-endemic Campanula patula ssp. abietina (Campanula abietina), Campanula serrata and Potentilla aurea ssp. chrysocraspeda.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S22531

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Bruckenthalia spiculifolia
Flowering Plants Potentilla aurea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Bruckenthalia spiculifolia Flowering Plants
Potentilla aurea Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) F2.2632 Carpathian Bruckenthalia heaths same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F2.2632 Carpathian Bruckenthalia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F2.2632 Carpathian Bruckenthalia heaths same
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