Nevadan foxglove screes

English name: Nevadan foxglove screes

Description (English)

Screes at the subsummital levels of the Sierra Nevada, between 1900 and 2900 metres, with Senecio tournefortii var. granatensis, Digitalis purpurea var. nevadensis, Cirsium gregarium, Solidago virgaurea ssp. alpestris, Holcus caespitosus, Crepis oporinoides, Eryngium glaciale, Linaria aeruginea var. nevadensis.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H2.551
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H2.5)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Cirsium gregarium
Flowering Plants Crepis oporinoides
Flowering Plants Eryngium glaciale
Flowering Plants Holcus caespitosus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cirsium gregarium Flowering Plants
Crepis oporinoides Flowering Plants
Eryngium glaciale Flowering Plants
Holcus caespitosus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 61.391 Nevadan foxglove screes source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H2.551 Nevadan foxglove screes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H2.551 Nevadan foxglove screes same
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