Spartium junceum fields

English name: Spanish-broom (Spartium junceum) fields

Description (English)

Thickets and scrub of Spanish broom, Spartium junceum, widespread in mediterranean and sub-mediterranean areas of western Europe.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F5.4

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Name Definition Other names Reference
Cytision sessilifolii Biondi in Biondi et al. 1989 Submediterranean thermophilous broom scrub of submontane and montane belts of Central and Southern Apennines Cytision sessilifolii Biondi in Biondi et al. 1988 Schaminee et al, 2012
Oleo-Ceratonion siliquae Br.-Bl. ex Guinochet et Drouineau 1944 Thermomediterranean maquis and matorral on calcareous substrates along seabords of Mediterranean Myrtion communis Allier et Lacoste 1980; Oleo-Ceratonion Br.-Bl. 1936; Euphorbion dendroidis Papastergiadou et al. 1997 Schaminee et al, 2012

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 32.A Spanish-broom fields same
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.2. Moors and heathland n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.4 Spartium junceum fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.4 Spartium junceum fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F5.4 Spartium junceum fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F5.4 Spartium junceum fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F2.42 Spartium junceum fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F2.A Spanish-broom Spartium junceum fields same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 32.A Spanish-broom fields same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 32.A Spanish-broom fields same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 32.A   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 32.A   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 32.A   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 32.A   same
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