EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > X - Habitat complexes > X24 - Domestic gardens of city and town centres

Domestic gardens of city and town centres

English name: Domestic gardens of city and town centres

Description (English)

Domestic gardens, usually small in area, usually < 0.5 ha, often with very mixed species-rich flora and fauna (crops, lawns, shrubs, flowerbeds etc., frequently interspersed with paths and small buildings) in close proximity to human dwellings, urban green spaces (usually species-poor) and parks. The component habitat types comprise combinations of several level 1 units.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code X24

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
CORINE Land Cover 1.1.1. Continuous urban fabric n/a
Biodiversity Broad Habitat Classification (UK) 17 Built up areas and gardens wider
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 X COMPLEXE n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 X24 Domestic gardens of city and town centres same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 X24 Domestic gardens of city and town centres same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 X24 Domestic gardens of city and town centres same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 X24 Domestic gardens of city and town centres same
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