Pannonic calciphile sand steppes

English name: Pannonic calciphile sand steppes

Description (English)

More or less open grasslands constituting the second stage of succession in the colonisation of calcareous Pannonic sands, in particular of Pannonic dunes (E1.99), dominated by Festuca vaginata or feathergrasses (Stipa capillata, Stipa borysthenica).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.2F21
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 vaginata
Flowering Plants Stipa borysthenica
Flowering Plants Stipa capillata
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Festuca vaginata Flowering Plants
Stipa borysthenica Flowering Plants
Stipa capillata Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.A121 Pannonic calciphile sand steppes source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.2F21 Pannonic calciphile sand steppes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.2F21 Pannonic calciphile sand steppes same
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