Istrio-Triestine karst chasmophyte communities

English name: Istrio-Triestine karst chasmophyte communities

Description (English)

Cliff communities of the karst region of northeastern Italy and northern Istria with Campanula pyramidalis, Cheiranthus cheiri, Teucrium flavum, Euphorbia wulfenii, Micromeria thymifolia, harbouring the very rare, threatened endemics Centaurea kartschiana and Moehringia tommasinii.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H3.2161
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H3.2)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Campanula pyramidalis
Flowering Plants Centaurea kartschiana
Flowering Plants Cheiranthus cheiri
Flowering Plants Euphorbia wulfenii
Flowering Plants Micromeria thymifolia
Flowering Plants Moehringia tommasinii
Flowering Plants Teucrium flavum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Campanula pyramidalis Flowering Plants
Centaurea kartschiana Flowering Plants
Cheiranthus cheiri Flowering Plants
Euphorbia wulfenii Flowering Plants
Micromeria thymifolia Flowering Plants
Moehringia tommasinii Flowering Plants
Teucrium flavum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 62.1161 Istrio-Triestine karst chasmophyte communities source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H3.2161 Istrio-Triestine karst chasmophyte communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H3.2161 Istrio-Triestine karst chasmophyte communities same
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