Northern Carpathian Juncus trifidus swards

English name: Northern Carpathian Juncus trifidus swards

Description (English)

Widespread, physiognomically striking, Juncus trifidus-dominated formations of the high altitudes of the northern Carpathians, with Oreochloa disticha, Avenula versicolor (Avenastrum versicolor), Hieracium alpinum, Pulsatilla alpina, Senecio carpathicus, Lycopodium selago f. imbricatum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.34631
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 Avenastrum versicolor
Flowering Plants Avenula versicolor
Flowering Plants Hieracium alpinum
Flowering Plants Juncus trifidus
Flowering Plants Oreochloa disticha
Flowering Plants Pulsatilla alpina
Flowering Plants Senecio carpathicus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Avenastrum versicolor Flowering Plants
Avenula versicolor Flowering Plants
Hieracium alpinum Flowering Plants
Juncus trifidus Flowering Plants
Oreochloa disticha Flowering Plants
Pulsatilla alpina Flowering Plants
Senecio carpathicus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.34631 Northern 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 E4.34631 Northern Carpathian Juncus trifidus swards same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.34631 Northern Carpathian Juncus trifidus swards same
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