Western Pontic Limonium-Artemisia salt steppes

English name: Western Pontic Limonium-Artemisia salt steppes

Description (English)

Communities of Limonium gmelinii and Artemisia santonicum with Aster tripolium, Spergularia media, Hordeum hystrix, Gypsophila muralis var. stepposa, of the lower Danube basin and of northern Thrace.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E6.2215
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E6.2)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Artemisia santonicum
Flowering Plants Aster tripolium
Flowering Plants Gypsophila muralis var. stepposa
Flowering Plants Hordeum hystrix
Flowering Plants Limonium gmelinii
Flowering Plants Spergularia media
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Artemisia santonicum Flowering Plants
Aster tripolium Flowering Plants
Gypsophila muralis var. stepposa Flowering Plants
Hordeum hystrix Flowering Plants
Limonium gmelinii Flowering Plants
Spergularia media Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 15.A2115 Western Pontic Limonium-Artemisia salt steppes source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E6.2215 Western Pontic Limonium-Artemisia salt steppes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E6.2215 Western Pontic Limonium-Artemisia salt steppes same
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