Hercynio-Alpine montane and collinar siliceous cliffs

Description (English)

Siliceous cliff and rock communities of the montane level of the middle European Hercynian ranges, the Jura, the Alps and their periphery, of Atlantic regions of the European continent and the British Isles, with Saxifraga sponhemica, Biscutella laevigata, Asplenium septentrionale, Asplenium adiantum-nigrum, Asplenium billotii, Asplenium foreziense.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code U3311

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) H3.112 Hercynio-Alpine montane and collinar siliceous cliffs same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H3.112 Hercynio-Alpine montane and collinar siliceous cliffs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H3.112 Hercynio-Alpine montane and collinar siliceous cliffs same
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