EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > X - Habitat complexes > X25 - Domestic gardens of villages and urban peripheries

Domestic gardens of villages and urban peripheries

English name: Domestic gardens of villages and urban peripheries

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, agricultural land, natural or semi-natural habitats. The component habitat types comprise combinations of several level 1 units.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code X25

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 1.1.2. Discontinuous 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 X25 Domestic gardens of villages and urban peripheries same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 X25 Domestic gardens of villages and urban peripheries same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 X25 Domestic gardens of villages and urban peripheries same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 X25 Domestic gardens of villages and urban peripheries same
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