Lousewort-dwarf sedge grasslands

English name: Lousewort-dwarf sedge grasslands

Description (English)

Deep soil, acidocline sub-Mediterranean xeric grasslands of the Adriatic façade of the Balkan peninsula, characteristic of clearings of the submontane hop-hornbeam beech woods with Hypochoeris maculata, Pedicularis acaulis, Linum narbonense, Carex montana, and a number of acidophilous species, such as Calluna vulgaris.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.5535
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E1.55)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Calluna vulgaris
Flowering Plants Carex montana
Flowering Plants Hypochoeris maculata
Flowering Plants Linum narbonense
Flowering Plants Pedicularis acaulis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Calluna vulgaris Flowering Plants
Carex montana Flowering Plants
Hypochoeris maculata Flowering Plants
Linum narbonense Flowering Plants
Pedicularis acaulis Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.7535 Lousewort-dwarf sedge grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.5535 Lousewort-dwarf sedge grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.5535 Lousewort-dwarf sedge grasslands same
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