Roseroot-cranesbill-woodrush oroboreal communities

English name: Roseroot-cranesbill-woodrush oroboreal communities

Description (English)

Generally species-rich communities of North Atlantic boreal mountains and uplands dominated by forbs of moderate stature, in particular, Rhodiola rosea, Alchemilla glabra, Geranium sylvaticum, associated with Angelica sylvestris, Angelica archangelica, grasses, woodrushes or geophytes.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E5.591
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 Alchemilla glabra
Flowering Plants Angelica archangelica
Flowering Plants Angelica sylvestris
Flowering Plants Geranium sylvaticum
Flowering Plants Rhodiola rosea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Alchemilla glabra Flowering Plants
Angelica archangelica Flowering Plants
Angelica sylvestris Flowering Plants
Geranium sylvaticum Flowering Plants
Rhodiola rosea Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 37.891 Roseroot-cranesbill-woodrush oroboreal communities source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E5.591 Roseroot-cranesbill-woodrush oroboreal communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E5.591 Roseroot-cranesbill-woodrush oroboreal communities same
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