Nevadan tall fescue stripped grasslands

English name: Nevadan tall fescue stripped grasslands

Description (English)

Pioneer grasslands formed by the robust Festuca pseudeskia and Festuca paniculata on steep slopes submitted to intense insolation and severe erosion of the oro-Mediterranean and locally cryoro-Mediterranean levels of the Sierra Nevada.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.3617
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 paniculata
Flowering Plants Festuca pseudeskia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Festuca paniculata Flowering Plants
Festuca pseudeskia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.3617 Nevadan tall fescue stripped grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.3617 Nevadan tall fescue stripped grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.3617 Nevadan tall fescue stripped grasslands same
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