Cantabrian acidophilous stripped grasslands

English name: Cantabrian acidophilous stripped grasslands

Description (English)

Festuca indigesta and Festuca eskia grasslands of the oro-Mediterranean, cryoro-Mediterranean and subalpine levels of the Cantabrian mountains and other high mountains of the northwest.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.3611
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 Festuca eskia
Flowering Plants Festuca indigesta
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Festuca eskia Flowering Plants
Festuca indigesta Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.3611 Cantabrian acidophilous stripped grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.3611 Cantabrian acidophilous stripped grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.3611 Cantabrian acidophilous stripped grasslands same
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