Alpine Dryas mats

Description (English)

Dryas octopetala mats of the high levels of the Alps, widespread pioneering communities on calcareous substrates.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S22811

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) F2.2911 Alpine Dryas mats same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F2.2911 Alpine Dryas mats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F2.2911 Alpine Dryas mats same
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