Visnea - Arbutus forests

English name: Visnea - Arbutus forests

Description (English)

Formations characterized by the abundance of Arbutus canariensis and Visnea mocanera occurring, in particular, in the Valle de Guimar and Los Silos of Tenerife, and in the Ladera de Jinama of Hierro.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G2.72
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G2)

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 45.93 Visnea-Arbutus forests source
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.3. Sclerophyllous vegetation n/a
BEAR Forest Types for Biodiversity Assessment 25 Laurel forest wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G2.72 Visnea - Arbutus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G2.72 Visnea - Arbutus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G2.72 Visnea - Arbutus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G2.72 Visnea - Arbutus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F2.2J2 Visnea-Arbutus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F2.E3 Visnea-Arbutus forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 45.93 Visnea-Arbutus forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 45.93 Visnea-Arbutus forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 45.93   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 45.93   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 45.93   same
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