Pre-Carpathian Baden meadowgrass pale fescue grasslands

English name: Pre-Carpathian Baden meadowgrass pale fescue grasslands

Description (English)

Open xero-thermophile subcontinental primary rock-ledge grasslands of limestones and dolomites of the Hainburger Bergen, the Weinviertel, the Pavlov Hills and southern Slovakia, dominated by large, distant tufts of Festuca pallens alternating with small, prostrate espalier subshrubs, Fumana procumbens, Thymus praecox, Helianthemum canum, succulents, Sedum album, Sedum sexangulare, Jovibarba hirta, mosses and lichens.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.292211
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 Festuca pallens
Flowering Plants Fumana procumbens
Flowering Plants Helianthemum canum
Flowering Plants Jovibarba hirta
Flowering Plants Sedum album
Flowering Plants Sedum sexangulare
Flowering Plants Thymus praecox
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Festuca pallens Flowering Plants
Fumana procumbens Flowering Plants
Helianthemum canum Flowering Plants
Jovibarba hirta Flowering Plants
Sedum album Flowering Plants
Sedum sexangulare Flowering Plants
Thymus praecox Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.352211 Pre-Carpathian Baden meadowgrass pale fescue grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.292211 Pre-Carpathian Baden meadowgrass pale fescue grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.292211 Pre-Carpathian Baden meadowgrass pale fescue grasslands same
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