West Carpathian calcareous screes

Description (English)

Calcareous screes of high altitudes of the Tatras, with Cerastium latifolium, Cerastium tatrae, Arabis alpina, Hutchinsia alpina, Sedum atratum, Cystopteris montana.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code U2641

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Ferns Cystopteris montana
Flowering Plants Arabis alpina
Flowering Plants Cerastium latifolium
Flowering Plants Cerastium tatrae
Flowering Plants Hutchinsia alpina
Flowering Plants Sedum atratum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cystopteris montana Ferns
Arabis alpina Flowering Plants
Cerastium latifolium Flowering Plants
Cerastium tatrae Flowering Plants
Hutchinsia alpina Flowering Plants
Sedum atratum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) H2.441 West Carpathian calcareous screes same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H2.441 West Carpathian calcareous screes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H2.441 West Carpathian calcareous screes same
European Environment Agency (EEA)
Kongens Nytorv 6
1050 Copenhagen K
Denmark
Phone: +45 3336 7100