East Carpathian Festuca amethystina grasslands

English name: East Carpathian Festuca amethystina grasslands

Description (English)

Calcicolous open grasslands of the lower alpine and subalpine levels of the eastern Carpathians formed by Festuca amethystina, with Bellardiochloa violacea, Carex sempervirens, Allium ochroleucum, Phyteuma orbiculare, Biscutella laevigata, Linum perenne ssp. extraaxillare (Linum extraaxillare), Festuca saxatilis.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E4.43923
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 Allium ochroleucum
Flowering Plants Bellardiochloa violacea
Flowering Plants Biscutella laevigata
Flowering Plants Carex sempervirens
Flowering Plants Festuca amethystina
Flowering Plants Festuca saxatilis
Flowering Plants Linum extraaxillare
Flowering Plants Phyteuma orbiculare
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Allium ochroleucum Flowering Plants
Bellardiochloa violacea Flowering Plants
Biscutella laevigata Flowering Plants
Carex sempervirens Flowering Plants
Festuca amethystina Flowering Plants
Festuca saxatilis Flowering Plants
Linum extraaxillare Flowering Plants
Phyteuma orbiculare Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 36.43923 East Carpathian Festuca amethystina grasslands source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E4.43923 East Carpathian Festuca amethystina grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E4.43923 East Carpathian Festuca amethystina grasslands same
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