Hercynio-Carpathian Juncus trifidus swards

English name: Hercynio-Carpathian Juncus trifidus swards

Description (English)

Formations of the Carpathians, of the Bohemian Forest, including the Bayerischer Wald, of the Sudeten and of the eastern Alps, dominated by Juncus trifidus, with Agrostis rupestris, Carex rigida, Festuca airoides (Festuca supina), Pulsatilla alpina, Senecio carpathicus, Hieracium alpinum, Polytrichum piliferum, Racomitrium canescens, Thamnolia vermicularis, Cetraria cucullata, Cetraria islandica, Cetraria nivalis.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.346
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 Agrostis rupestris
Flowering Plants Carex rigida
Flowering Plants Festuca airoides
Flowering Plants Festuca supina
Flowering Plants Hieracium alpinum
Flowering Plants Juncus trifidus
Flowering Plants Pulsatilla alpina
Flowering Plants Senecio carpathicus
Fungi Cetraria islandica
Mosses & Liverworts Polytrichum piliferum
Mosses & Liverworts Racomitrium canescens
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Agrostis rupestris Flowering Plants
Carex rigida Flowering Plants
Festuca airoides Flowering Plants
Festuca supina Flowering Plants
Hieracium alpinum Flowering Plants
Juncus trifidus Flowering Plants
Pulsatilla alpina Flowering Plants
Senecio carpathicus Flowering Plants
Cetraria islandica Fungi
Polytrichum piliferum Mosses & Liverworts
Racomitrium canescens Mosses & Liverworts

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.346 Hercynio-Carpathian Juncus trifidus swards source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.346 Hercynio-Carpathian Juncus trifidus swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.346 Hercynio-Carpathian Juncus trifidus swards same
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