Vegetation Science Group

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

Vegetation of the Czech Republic

Association XBG05
Cynodonto dactyli-Atriplicetum tataricae Morariu 1943

Cynodonto dactyli-Atriplicetum tataricae

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This is a species-poor community dominated by Atriplex tatarica, developing on loamy, sandy or skeletal soils. It occurs at railway stations, in industrial areas, on old building rubble, at refuse dumps and along roads.

Nomen inversum propositum

Orig. (Morariu 1943): As. de Atriplex tatarica-Cynodon dactylon

Syn.: Atriplicetum tataricae Ubrizsy 1949, Hordeo murini-Atriplicetum tataricae (Felföldy 1942) Tüxen 1950 p. p.

Diagnostic species: Atriplex tatarica

Constant species: Artemisia vulgaris, Atriplex tatarica, Chenopodium album agg., Polygonum aviculare agg., Tripleurospermum inodorum

Dominant species: Atriplex tatarica

Formal definition: Atriplex tatarica cover > 25 %

Source: Lososová Z. (2009): XBG05 Cynodonto dactyli-Atriplicetum tataricae Morariu 1943. In: Chytrý M. (ed.), Vegetace České republiky. 2. Ruderální, plevelová, skalní a su»ová vegetace [Vegetation of the Czech Republic 2. Ruderal, weed, rock and scree vegetation]. Academia, Praha, pp. 143-145.