Western Carpathian mat-grass swards

English name: Western Carpathian mat-grass swards

Description (English)

Nardus grasslands of the northwestern Carpathians, with Carex pilulifera, Hieracium vulgatum, Hypochoeris uniflora, Crepis conyzifolia, Gentiana punctata, Homogyne alpina, Potentilla aurea, Pulsatilla alpina, of western Carpathian mountains.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.3171
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 Carex pilulifera
Flowering Plants Crepis conyzifolia
Flowering Plants Gentiana punctata
Flowering Plants Hieracium vulgatum
Flowering Plants Homogyne alpina
Flowering Plants Hypochoeris uniflora
Flowering Plants Potentilla aurea
Flowering Plants Pulsatilla alpina
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex pilulifera Flowering Plants
Crepis conyzifolia Flowering Plants
Gentiana punctata Flowering Plants
Hieracium vulgatum Flowering Plants
Homogyne alpina Flowering Plants
Hypochoeris uniflora Flowering Plants
Potentilla aurea Flowering Plants
Pulsatilla alpina Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.3171 Western Carpathian 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 E4.3171 Western Carpathian mat-grass swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.3171 Western Carpathian mat-grass swards same
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