Siliceous Nevadan dwarf cushion-heaths

English name: Siliceous Nevadan dwarf cushion-heaths

Description (English)

Formations of base-rich siliceous soils at 2600-2900 m with Sideritis glacialis, Arenaria pungens, Astragalus sempervirens ssp. nevadensis.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F7.4341
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (F7)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Arenaria pungens
Flowering Plants Sideritis glacialis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Arenaria pungens Flowering Plants
Sideritis glacialis Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.7341 Siliceous Nevadan dwarf cushion-heaths source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.4341 Siliceous Nevadan dwarf cushion-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.4341 Siliceous Nevadan dwarf cushion-heaths same
European Environment Agency (EEA)
Kongens Nytorv 6
1050 Copenhagen K
Denmark
Phone: +45 3336 7100