Beskid Calluna-Nardus grassland

English name: Beskid Calluna-Nardus grassland

Description (English)

Endemic grassland community of the Beskid vicinity of Poland, dominated by Nardus stricta, accompanied by Danthonia decumbens (Sieglingia decumbens), Viola canina var. ericetorum, Polygala vulgaris and invaded to a varying degree by Calluna vulgaris.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.713
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E1.71)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Calluna vulgaris
Flowering Plants Danthonia decumbens
Flowering Plants Nardus stricta
Flowering Plants Polygala vulgaris
Flowering Plants Sieglingia decumbens
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Calluna vulgaris Flowering Plants
Danthonia decumbens Flowering Plants
Nardus stricta Flowering Plants
Polygala vulgaris Flowering Plants
Sieglingia decumbens Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 35.113 Beskid Calluna-Nardus grassland source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.713 Beskid Calluna-Nardus grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.713 Beskid Calluna-Nardus grassland same
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