Pinus canariensis - dry scrub forests

English name: Canary pine - dry scrub forests

Description (English)

Forests of dry, south-facing slopes of the Canary islands developed in the lower part of the Pinus canariensis belt, transitional towards juniper formations and their degradation scrubs, with an undergrowth often formed by Cistus monspeliensis, Euphorbia obtusifolia ssp. regis-jubae, Salvia canariensis, Micromeria hyssopifolia, Echium aculeatum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.82
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G3.8)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 42.92 Canary pine-dry scrub forests source
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.2. Coniferous forest n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.82 Pinus canariensis - dry scrub forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.82 Pinus canariensis - dry scrub forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.82 Pinus canariensis - dry scrub forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.82 Pinus canariensis - dry scrub forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.82 Pinus canariensis-dry scrub forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G3.72 Canary pine-dry scrub forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.92 Canary pine-dry scrub forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 42.92 Canary pine-dry scrub forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 42.92   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 42.92   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 42.92   same
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