Southern Pannonic calciphile sand fescue steppes

English name: Southern Pannonic calciphile sand fescue steppes

Description (English)

Open sand steppes of the Deliblat plateau of the Vojvodina, developed on extremely calcareous sands on which the moss Barbula ruralis contributes to the formation of carbonate crusts, dominated by Festuca vaginata with Koeleria glauca, Poa bulbosa, Alyssum tortuosum, Alyssum montanum ssp. gmelinii, Polygonum arenarium, Centaurea arenaria, Artemisia campestris. Representatives of the community irradiate in eastern Serbia to the confines of the Oltenian plain.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.2F2113
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 tortuosum
Flowering Plants Artemisia campestris
Flowering Plants Centaurea arenaria
Flowering Plants Festuca vaginata
Flowering Plants Koeleria glauca
Flowering Plants Poa bulbosa
Flowering Plants Polygonum arenarium
Mosses & Liverworts Barbula ruralis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Alyssum tortuosum Flowering Plants
Artemisia campestris Flowering Plants
Centaurea arenaria Flowering Plants
Festuca vaginata Flowering Plants
Koeleria glauca Flowering Plants
Poa bulbosa Flowering Plants
Polygonum arenarium Flowering Plants
Barbula ruralis Mosses & Liverworts

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.A12113 Southern Pannonic calciphile sand fescue steppes source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.2F2113 Southern Pannonic calciphile sand fescue steppes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.2F2113 Southern Pannonic calciphile sand fescue steppes same
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