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Central Mediterranean spiny heaths

English name: Central Mediterranean spiny heaths

Description (English)

Spiny shrublands, mainly coastal, of the central Mediterranean region.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

  • EUNIS habitat type (code F7.2)
  • This habitat type is included in a Resolution 4 habitat type (Bern convention) at a higher level (F7)
  • Relation to one or more Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Name Relation Source (abbreviated) Author References
Pinion mugo n/a The Diversity of European Vegetation 2002 Pawlowski et al. Rodwell, J. S. & Dring, J.
Anthyllion hermanniae n/a The Diversity of European Vegetation 2002 (Klein 1972) Gamisans Rodwell, J. S. & Dring, J.
Hypericion balearici n/a The Diversity of European Vegetation 2002 de Bolòs et Molinier Rodwell, J. S. & Dring, J.
Rosmarinion officinalis n/a The Diversity of European Vegetation 2002 Br.-Bl. ex Molinier Rodwell, J. S. & Dring, J.
Piceion excelsae n/a The Diversity of European Vegetation 2002 Pawlowski et al. Rodwell, J. S. & Dring, J.
Crithmo-Staticion n/a The Diversity of European Vegetation 2002 Molinier Rodwell, J. S. & Dring, J.
Rhododendro-Vaccinion n/a The Diversity of European Vegetation 2002 Schnyder Rodwell, J. S. & Dring, J.
Pino mugo-Ericion n/a The Diversity of European Vegetation 2002 Leibundgut Rodwell, J. S. & Dring, J.
Erico-Pinion sylvestris n/a The Diversity of European Vegetation 2002 Br.-Bl. in Br.-Bl. et al. Rodwell, J. S. & Dring, J.

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.3. Sclerophyllous vegetation n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.2 Central Mediterranean spiny heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.2 Central Mediterranean spiny heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F7.2 Central Mediterranean spiny heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F7.2 Central Mediterranean spiny heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F6.2 Central Mediterranean phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F5.2 Central Mediterranean phryganas same
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