East Carpathian monkshood communities

English name: East Carpathian monkshood communities

Description (English)

Tall herb communities of the subalpine and alpine levels of the Eastern and Southern Carpathians, occupying wet nutrient- and humus-rich colluvions of glacial cirque perimeters dominated by Aconitum tauricum, with Saxifraga heucherifolia and a representation of species of the Adenostylion.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E5.51432
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (E5.5)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Aconitum tauricum
Flowering Plants Saxifraga heucherifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Aconitum tauricum Flowering Plants
Saxifraga heucherifolia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 37.81432 East Carpathian monkshood communities source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E5.51432 East Carpathian monkshood communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E5.51432 East Carpathian monkshood communities same
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