Pontic white dunes

English name: Pontic white dunes

Description (English)

Mobile dunes of the Black Sea coasts, with Leymus racemosus ssp. sabulosus (Elymus giganteus), Elymus farctus ssp. bessarabicus, Elymus pycnanthus, Artemisia tschernieviana, Eryngium maritimum, Convolvulus persicus, Petasites spurius, Corispermum marschallii, Lactuca tatarica, Crambe maritima var. pontica, Cynanchum acutum, Centaurea arenaria ssp. odessana, Argusia sibirica (Tournefortia arguzia) and, in western formations, Ammophila arenaria ssp. arundinacea, Euphorbia paralias, Calystegia soldanella.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code B1.324
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (B1.3)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Argusia sibirica
Flowering Plants Artemisia tschernieviana
Flowering Plants Calystegia soldanella
Flowering Plants Convolvulus persicus
Flowering Plants Corispermum marschallii
Flowering Plants Cynanchum acutum
Flowering Plants Elymus giganteus
Flowering Plants Elymus pycnanthus
Flowering Plants Eryngium maritimum
Flowering Plants Euphorbia paralias
Flowering Plants Lactuca tatarica
Flowering Plants Petasites spurius
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Argusia sibirica Flowering Plants
Artemisia tschernieviana Flowering Plants
Calystegia soldanella Flowering Plants
Convolvulus persicus Flowering Plants
Corispermum marschallii Flowering Plants
Cynanchum acutum Flowering Plants
Elymus giganteus Flowering Plants
Elymus pycnanthus Flowering Plants
Eryngium maritimum Flowering Plants
Euphorbia paralias Flowering Plants
Lactuca tatarica Flowering Plants
Petasites spurius Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 16.2124 Pontic white dunes source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 B1.324 Pontic white dunes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 B1.324 Pontic white dunes same
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