Sub-Pannonic rock steppes

English name: Sub-Pannonic rock steppes

Description (English)

Xerophile grasslands of the Hungarian Central Range, intermediate between the rock swards of the Festucetalia pallentis and the steppes of the Festucetalia valesiacae, and often in contact with both, developed on shallow rendzina soils over dolomites, rich in species of sub-Mediterranean and Illyrian affinities, in addition to a continental, in part Pontic, cortège, including in particular Festuca pallens, Carex humilis, Helianthemum canum, Jurinea mollis, Scorzonera austriaca, Teucrium montanum, Euphorbia seguierana, Erysimum diffusum, Fumana vulgaris, Minuartia setacea, Onosma visianii, Paronychia cephalotes, Allium moschatum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.2216
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E1.2)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Allium moschatum
Flowering Plants Carex humilis
Flowering Plants Erysimum diffusum
Flowering Plants Euphorbia seguierana
Flowering Plants Festuca pallens
Flowering Plants Fumana vulgaris
Flowering Plants Helianthemum canum
Flowering Plants Jurinea mollis
Flowering Plants Minuartia setacea
Flowering Plants Onosma visianii
Flowering Plants Paronychia cephalotes
Flowering Plants Scorzonera austriaca
Flowering Plants Teucrium montanum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Allium moschatum Flowering Plants
Carex humilis Flowering Plants
Erysimum diffusum Flowering Plants
Euphorbia seguierana Flowering Plants
Festuca pallens Flowering Plants
Fumana vulgaris Flowering Plants
Helianthemum canum Flowering Plants
Jurinea mollis Flowering Plants
Minuartia setacea Flowering Plants
Onosma visianii Flowering Plants
Paronychia cephalotes Flowering Plants
Scorzonera austriaca Flowering Plants
Teucrium montanum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.31516 Sub-Pannonic rock steppes source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.2216 Sub-Pannonic rock steppes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.2216 Sub-Pannonic rock steppes same
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