Pyrenean deergrass and bog asphodel acidic fens

English name: Pyrenean deergrass and bog asphodel acidic fens

Description (English)

Scirpus cespitosus-dominated formations of acidic fens of the Pyrenees, often, particularly in the west, rich in Narthecium ossifragum, and with Carex frigida.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D2.252

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carex frigida
Flowering Plants Narthecium ossifragum
Flowering Plants Scirpus cespitosus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex frigida Flowering Plants
Narthecium ossifragum Flowering Plants
Scirpus cespitosus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 54.452 Pyrenean deergrass and bog asphodel acidic fens source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 D2.252 Pyrenean deergrass and bog asphodel acidic fens same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D2.252 Pyrenean deergrass and bog asphodel acidic fens same
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