Balkan closed erect brome grasslands

English name: Balkan closed erect brome grasslands

Description (English)

Closed calciphile grasslands developed on deep nutrient-poor soils overlying limestones in sheltered locations of the alpine and subalpine levels of the western Balkan Range system, in particular of the Suva Planina, formed by Bromus erectus, with Lamium garganicum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.41732
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E4.4)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Bromus erectus
Flowering Plants Lamium garganicum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Bromus erectus Flowering Plants
Lamium garganicum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.41732 Balkan closed erect brome grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.41732 Balkan closed erect brome grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.41732 Balkan closed erect brome grasslands same
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