Carpathian Festuca airoides grasslands

English name: Carpathian Festuca airoides grasslands

Description (English)

Swards of the alpine zone of the Northern and Eastern Carpathians, dominated by Festuca airoides (Festuca supina), with Juncus trifidus, Cerastium alpinum, Potentilla aurea ssp. chrysocraspeda.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.3432
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 Cerastium alpinum
Flowering Plants Festuca airoides
Flowering Plants Festuca supina
Flowering Plants Juncus trifidus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cerastium alpinum Flowering Plants
Festuca airoides Flowering Plants
Festuca supina Flowering Plants
Juncus trifidus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.3432 Carpathian Festuca airoides grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.3432 Carpathian Festuca airoides grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.3432 Carpathian Festuca airoides grasslands same
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