Illyrian brome-plantain grasslands

English name: Illyrian brome-plantain grasslands

Description (English)

Closed mesophile calcicolous grasslands of the Illyrian beech forest level of the Dinarides dominated by Bromus erectus, with Plantago media, Ranunculus bulbosus, Globularia elongata, Scabiosa agrestis, Knautia arvensis, Viola alba ssp. scotophylla, Dianthus giganteus ssp. croaticus, Koeleria pyramidata.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.2691
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 Bromus erectus
Flowering Plants Globularia elongata
Flowering Plants Knautia arvensis
Flowering Plants Koeleria pyramidata
Flowering Plants Plantago media
Flowering Plants Ranunculus bulbosus
Flowering Plants Scabiosa agrestis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Bromus erectus Flowering Plants
Globularia elongata Flowering Plants
Knautia arvensis Flowering Plants
Koeleria pyramidata Flowering Plants
Plantago media Flowering Plants
Ranunculus bulbosus Flowering Plants
Scabiosa agrestis Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.3291 Illyrian brome-plantain grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.2691 Illyrian brome-plantain grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.2691 Illyrian brome-plantain grasslands same
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