Oro-Moesian varicoloured fescue grasslands

English name: Oro-Moesian varicoloured fescue grasslands

Description (English)

Closed acidophilous grasslands of the mountains of the central Balkan peninsula dominated by fescues of the "Festuca varia" complex, in particular, by Festuca valida or Festuca balcanica ("Festuca cyllenica")

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.392
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 balcanica
Flowering Plants Festuca cyllenica
Flowering Plants Festuca valida
Flowering Plants Festuca varia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Festuca balcanica Flowering Plants
Festuca cyllenica Flowering Plants
Festuca valida Flowering Plants
Festuca varia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.392 Oro-Moesian varicoloured fescue grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.392 Oro-Moesian varicoloured fescue grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.392 Oro-Moesian varicoloured fescue grasslands same
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