Oro-Moesian Festuca valida grasslands

English name: Oro-Moesian Festuca valida grasslands

Description (English)

Closed, tall, species-poor acidophile grasslands of the Rhodopide Vitosha, Rila and Pirin mountains, the western Balkan Range and the Moeso-Macedonian mountains of western Bulgaria, occupying usually fresh, little eroded soils, strongly dominated by Festuca valida, with Veratrum lobelianum, Verbascum longifolium, Campanula epigaea, Viola tricolor, Stellaria graminea, Genista depressa.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.3921
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E4.3)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Campanula epigaea
Flowering Plants Festuca valida
Flowering Plants Genista depressa
Flowering Plants Stellaria graminea
Flowering Plants Veratrum lobelianum
Flowering Plants Verbascum longifolium
Flowering Plants Viola tricolor
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Campanula epigaea Flowering Plants
Festuca valida Flowering Plants
Genista depressa Flowering Plants
Stellaria graminea Flowering Plants
Veratrum lobelianum Flowering Plants
Verbascum longifolium Flowering Plants
Viola tricolor Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.3921 Oro-Moesian Festuca valida grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.3921 Oro-Moesian Festuca valida grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.3921 Oro-Moesian Festuca valida grasslands same
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