Carpathian Bruckenthalia heaths

English name: Carpathian Bruckenthalia heaths

Description (English)

Sporadically distributed formations in the Apuseni Mountains and the southern Carpathians, dominated by Bruckenthalia spiculifolia, accompanied by Juniperus nana, Vaccinium vitis-idaea and the endemic or near-endemic Campanula patula ssp. abietina (Campanula abietina), Campanula serrata and Potentilla aurea ssp. chrysocraspeda.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F2.2632
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (F2.2)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Juniperus nana
Flowering Plants Bruckenthalia spiculifolia
Flowering Plants Campanula abietina
Flowering Plants Campanula serrata
Flowering Plants Vaccinium vitis-idaea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Juniperus nana Conifers
Bruckenthalia spiculifolia Flowering Plants
Campanula abietina Flowering Plants
Campanula serrata Flowering Plants
Vaccinium vitis-idaea Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.4632 Carpathian Bruckenthalia heaths source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F2.2632 Carpathian Bruckenthalia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F2.2632 Carpathian Bruckenthalia heaths same
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