Hautes Chaumes summital mat-grass swards

English name: Hautes Chaumes summital mat-grass swards

Description (English)

Formations of the Hautes Chaumes (high Vosges), with Nardus stricta, Gentiana lutea, Arnica montana, Pulsatilla alba, Viola lutea ssp. elegans, Selinum pyrenaeum, Leontodon pyrenaicus, Hieracium vogesiacum, Hieracium olivaceum, Hieracium alpinum and abundant ericoid shrubs, Erica tetralix, Vaccinium myrtillus, Vaccinium vitis-idaea.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.3161
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E4.3)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Arnica montana
Flowering Plants Erica tetralix
Flowering Plants Gentiana lutea
Flowering Plants Hieracium alpinum
Flowering Plants Hieracium olivaceum
Flowering Plants Hieracium vogesiacum
Flowering Plants Leontodon pyrenaicus
Flowering Plants Nardus stricta
Flowering Plants Pulsatilla alba
Flowering Plants Selinum pyrenaeum
Flowering Plants Vaccinium myrtillus
Flowering Plants Vaccinium vitis-idaea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Arnica montana Flowering Plants
Erica tetralix Flowering Plants
Gentiana lutea Flowering Plants
Hieracium alpinum Flowering Plants
Hieracium olivaceum Flowering Plants
Hieracium vogesiacum Flowering Plants
Leontodon pyrenaicus Flowering Plants
Nardus stricta Flowering Plants
Pulsatilla alba Flowering Plants
Selinum pyrenaeum Flowering Plants
Vaccinium myrtillus Flowering Plants
Vaccinium vitis-idaea Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.3161 Hautes Chaumes summital mat-grass swards source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.3161 Hautes Chaumes summital mat-grass swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.3161 Hautes Chaumes summital mat-grass swards same
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