Pannonic Festuca pseudodalmatica rock grasslands

English name: Pannonic Festuca pseudodalmatica rock grasslands

Description (English)

Open xero-thermophile grasslands of the northern Hungarian Central Range, the Slovakian Metallic Mountains and Kovacover Hills, installed on shallow soils of silicate rocks and sharing features of both rock swards and steppe grasslands, dominated by Festuca pseudodalmatica, Potentilla arenaria, Seseli osseum, Thymus glabrescens, Koeleria cristata, Asplenium trichomanes, Achillea nobilis ssp. neilreichii, Dianthus carthusianorum and harbouring many species of high conservation value, including Minuartia frutescens, Saxifraga paniculata, Alyssum saxatile.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.29322
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 Alyssum saxatile
Ferns Asplenium trichomanes
Flowering Plants Dianthus carthusianorum
Flowering Plants Festuca pseudodalmatica
Flowering Plants Koeleria cristata
Flowering Plants Minuartia frutescens
Flowering Plants Potentilla arenaria
Flowering Plants Saxifraga paniculata
Flowering Plants Seseli osseum
Flowering Plants Thymus glabrescens
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Alyssum saxatile Flowering Plants
Asplenium trichomanes Ferns
Dianthus carthusianorum Flowering Plants
Festuca pseudodalmatica Flowering Plants
Koeleria cristata Flowering Plants
Minuartia frutescens Flowering Plants
Potentilla arenaria Flowering Plants
Saxifraga paniculata Flowering Plants
Seseli osseum Flowering Plants
Thymus glabrescens Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.35322 Pannonic Festuca pseudodalmatica rock grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.29322 Pannonic Festuca pseudodalmatica rock grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.29322 Pannonic Festuca pseudodalmatica rock grasslands same
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