Pannonic brome pale fescue grasslands

English name: Pannonic brome pale fescue grasslands

Description (English)

Grasslands, almost completely closed, on shallow rendzines of north-facing dolomite hills of the western Hungarian Central Range, often in contact with the Seseleo-Festucetum pallentis communities of southern exposures, with abundant Festuca pallens and Bromus erectus ssp. pannonicus, a well-developed moss layer and characteristic accompanying species, including Daphne cneorum, Thalictrum pseudominus, Anthyllis vulneraria ssp. alpestris, Polygala amara, Phyteuma orbiculare, Coronilla vaginalis, Galium pumilum var. austriacum, Carduus glaucus and the extremely rare endemic Linum dolomiticum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.292223
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 Carduus glaucus
Flowering Plants Coronilla vaginalis
Flowering Plants Daphne cneorum
Flowering Plants Festuca pallens
Flowering Plants Linum dolomiticum
Flowering Plants Phyteuma orbiculare
Flowering Plants Polygala amara
Flowering Plants Thalictrum pseudominus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carduus glaucus Flowering Plants
Coronilla vaginalis Flowering Plants
Daphne cneorum Flowering Plants
Festuca pallens Flowering Plants
Linum dolomiticum Flowering Plants
Phyteuma orbiculare Flowering Plants
Polygala amara Flowering Plants
Thalictrum pseudominus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.352223 Pannonic brome 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 E1.292223 Pannonic brome pale fescue grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.292223 Pannonic brome pale fescue grasslands same
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