EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > B - Coastal habitats > B2 - Coastal shingle > B2.6 - Shingle and gravel beach woodland

Shingle and gravel beach woodland

English name: Shingle and gravel beach woodland

Description (English)

Coastal gravel banks, colonised by woodland or riparian thickets, in particular, Mediterranean gravel banks colonized by Quercus ilex low woods, by Tamarix africana or Vitex agnus-castus.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code B2.6

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 17.6 Gravel bank woods same
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.2. Moors and heathland n/a
HELCOM Baltic Sea Marine and Coastal Biotopes 1998 03.03.02.02 Beach ridges: beach ridges consisting of gravel pebbles and/or boulders: dominated by shrubs or trees same
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 H3 Shingle/gravel above high tide mark not defined
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 B2.6 Shingle and gravel beach woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 B2.6 Shingle and gravel beach woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 B2.6 Shingle and gravel beach woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 B2.6 Shingle and gravel beach woodland same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 17.6 Gravel bank woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 17.6 Gravel bank woods n/a
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