Vegetation Science Group

Department of Botany and Zoology | Faculty of Science | Masaryk University

Vegetation of the Czech Republic

Alliance TFE
Arabidopsion thalianae Passarge 1964

This alliance includes open vegetation of short-lived vernal therophytes, succulents, bryophytes and lichens on shallow soils adjacent to siliceous rock outcrops. It is widespread in warm and dry colline landscapes of Central Europe.

Orig. (Passarge 1964): Arabidopsidion all. nov. (Arabidopsis thaliana)

Syn.: Veronicion Oberdorfer 1957 prov. (§ 3b), Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii (Oberdorfer 1957) Korneck 1974, Polytricho-Festucion pallentis Schubert 1974 p. p.

Diagnostic and constant species: see association Festuco-Veronicetum dillenii

Source: Chytrý M. (2007): TFE Arabidopsion thalianae Passarge 1964. In: Chytrý M. (ed.), Vegetace České republiky. 1. Travinná a keříčková vegetace [Vegetation of the Czech Republic. 1. Grassland and Heathland Vegetation]. Academia, Praha, p. 356.