Moesio-Carpathian andropogonid steppes

English name: Moesio-Carpathian andropogonid steppes

Description (English)

Xerophile grasslands of Ponto-Pannonic affinities of the foothills, lower slopes and associated plateaux of the eastern Carpathian system, of the Balkan Range and of the inner Dinarides, in areas enclaved between the Pannonic and Ponto-Sarmatic regions or within their influence, dominated by Dichanthium ischaemum (Bothriochloa ischaemum, Andropogon ischaemum).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.2222
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 Andropogon ischaemum
Flowering Plants Bothriochloa ischaemum
Flowering Plants Dichanthium ischaemum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Andropogon ischaemum Flowering Plants
Bothriochloa ischaemum Flowering Plants
Dichanthium ischaemum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.31612 Moesio-Carpathian andropogonid steppes source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.2222 Moesio-Carpathian andropogonid steppes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.2222 Moesio-Carpathian andropogonid steppes same
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