Eastern retuse torgrass swards

English name: Eastern retuse torgrass swards

Description (English)

Grasslands of the Balkan peninsula, Greece and the Eastern Mediterranean region dominated by Brachypodium retusum and with many therophytes and geophytes, often alternating in mosaic fashion with garrigues and phryganas or occupying their clearings.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.331
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E1.3)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Brachypodium retusum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Brachypodium retusum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.531 Eastern retuse torgrass swards source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.331 Eastern retuse torgrass swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.331 Eastern retuse torgrass swards same
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