Hemp-nettle screes

English name: Hemp-nettle screes

Description (English)

Species-poor pioneer communities of warm sunny calcareous screes of the Jura, the Alpine system, the Carpathians and the middle European Hercynian ranges, dominated by Galeopsis angustifolia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H2.6121
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H2.6)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Galeopsis angustifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Galeopsis angustifolia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 61.3121 Hemp-nettle screes source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H2.6121 Hemp-nettle screes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H2.6121 Hemp-nettle screes same
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