Eolian broomfields

English name: Eolian broomfields

Description (English)

Thermo-Mediterranean formations of volcanic rocks and sands of Stromboli and Vulcano dominated by the very tall Eolian endemic broom Cytisus aeolicus, with the Tyrrhenian insular endemic Centaurea aeolica.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F5.569
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (F5.56)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description


Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 32.269 Eolian broomfields source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.569 Eolian broomfields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.569 Eolian broomfields same
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