Southwestern Alpine mountain sorrel screes

English name: Southwestern Alpine mountain sorrel screes

Description (English)

Siliceous, cool, damp screes restricted to the southwestern Alps, comprising the endemic species Viola valderia and Thlaspi limosellifolium.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H2.3112
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H2.3)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Thlaspi limosellifolium
Flowering Plants Viola valderia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Thlaspi limosellifolium Flowering Plants
Viola valderia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 61.1112 Southwestern Alpine mountain sorrel screes source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H2.3112 Southwestern Alpine mountain sorrel screes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H2.3112 Southwestern Alpine mountain sorrel screes same
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