EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > F - Heathland, scrub and tundra > F7 - Spiny Mediterranean heaths (phrygana, hedgehog-heaths and related coastal cliff vegetation)

Spiny Mediterranean heaths (phrygana, hedgehog-heaths and related coastal cliff vegetation)

English name: Spiny Mediterranean heaths (phrygana, hedgehog-heaths and related coastal cliff vegetation)

Description (English)

Shrublands with dominant low spiny shrubs, widespread in Mediterranean and Anatolian regions with a summer-dry climate, occurring from sea level to high altitudes on dry mountains.

Source:
EUNIS habitat classification
Interpretation Manual of the habitats targeted by Resolution No. 4

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F7
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.7 Hedgehog-heaths narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 33 Phrygana narrower
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.3. Sclerophyllous vegetation n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7 Spiny Mediterranean heaths (phrygana, hedgehog-heaths and related coastal cliff vegetation) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7 Spiny Mediterranean heaths (phrygana, hedgehog-heaths and related coastal cliff vegetation) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F7 Spiny Mediterranean heaths (phrygana, hedgehog-heaths and related coastal cliff vegetation) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F7 Spiny Mediterranean heaths (phrygana, hedgehog-heaths and related coastal cliff vegetation) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F6 Spiny Mediterranean heaths (phrygana and hedgehog-heaths) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F5 Non-ericaceous dwarf-shrub habitats (phrygana and hedgehog-heaths) same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 31.7 Hedgehog-heaths narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 33 Phrygana narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 31.7 Hedgehog-heaths narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 33 Phrygana narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 31.7   narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 33   narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 33   narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 31.7   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 33   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 31.7   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 33   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 31.7   narrower
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