Acidocline Central European sand grasslands

English name: Acidocline Central European sand grasslands

Description (English)

Closed, perennial communities of acidocline stabilised sands of northern and western Central Europe and northern Eastern Europe, with Armeria elongata, Festuca trachyphylla, Dianthus deltoides, Helichrysum arenarium, Vicia lathyroides, Chondrilla juncea, Hieracium pilosella.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.2822
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 Armeria elongata
Flowering Plants Chondrilla juncea
Flowering Plants Dianthus deltoides
Flowering Plants Festuca trachyphylla
Flowering Plants Helichrysum arenarium
Flowering Plants Hieracium pilosella
Flowering Plants Vicia lathyroides
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Armeria elongata Flowering Plants
Chondrilla juncea Flowering Plants
Dianthus deltoides Flowering Plants
Festuca trachyphylla Flowering Plants
Helichrysum arenarium Flowering Plants
Hieracium pilosella Flowering Plants
Vicia lathyroides Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.3422 Acidocline Central European sand grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.2822 Acidocline Central European sand grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.2822 Acidocline Central European sand grasslands same
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