Peri-Pannonic humid meadows

English name: Peri-Pannonic humid meadows

Description (English)

Humid meadows of river valleys of the eastern Carpathian ranges, their foothills and associated plateaux, of the southern pre-Pannonic foothills of the western Carpathians and of the Central Hungarian Range, similar to the sub-Atlantic meadows of the Calthion palustris and, like them, dominated by species such as Scirpus sylvaticus, Juncus effusus, Cirsium rivulare, Caltha palustris (Caltha laeta), but developed under more subcontinental climatic conditions and accompanied by regional species, in particular Valeriana simplicifolia, Pedicularis limnogena, Ligularia sibirica and Telekia speciosa.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E3.462
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E3.4)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Caltha laeta
Flowering Plants Caltha palustris
Flowering Plants Cirsium rivulare
Flowering Plants Juncus effusus
Flowering Plants Ligularia sibirica
Flowering Plants Pedicularis limnogena
Flowering Plants Scirpus sylvaticus
Flowering Plants Telekia speciosa
Flowering Plants Valeriana simplicifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Caltha laeta Flowering Plants
Caltha palustris Flowering Plants
Cirsium rivulare Flowering Plants
Juncus effusus Flowering Plants
Ligularia sibirica Flowering Plants
Pedicularis limnogena Flowering Plants
Scirpus sylvaticus Flowering Plants
Telekia speciosa Flowering Plants
Valeriana simplicifolia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 37.262 Peri-Pannonic humid meadows source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E3.462 Peri-Pannonic humid meadows same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E3.462 Peri-Pannonic humid meadows same
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