Atlantic Cynosurus-Centaurea pastures

English name: Atlantic Cynosurus-Centaurea pastures

Description (English)

More species-rich grasslands of the British Isles dominated by Cynosurus cristatus and with many flowering herbs, notably Centaurea nigra.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E2.112

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Centaurea nigra
Flowering Plants Cynosurus cristatus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Centaurea nigra Flowering Plants
Cynosurus cristatus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 38.112 Atlantic Cynosurus-Centaurea pastures source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E2.112 Atlantic Cynosurus-Centaurea pastures same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E2.112 Atlantic Cynosurus-Centaurea pastures same
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