EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > S - Heathland, scrub and tundra > S2 - Arctic, alpine and subalpine scrub > S2-4 - Balkan subalpine genistoid scrub > S2-42 - Balkano-Rhodopide Chamaecytisus absinthioides heaths

Balkano-Rhodopide Chamaecytisus absinthioides heaths

Description (English)

Low shrub formations dominated by the Balkan peninsula endemic Chamaecytisus eriocarpus (Chamaecytisus absinthioides) characteristic of the subalpine and montane belts of the Balkan Range, of the Rhodope Mountains (Rila, Pirin, Orvilos, Vrondous, Pangeon, Falakron, Rhodope) and of the Moeso-Macedonian mountains south to the Belasitza-Kerkini.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S2-42

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Chamaecytisus eriocarpus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Chamaecytisus eriocarpus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) F2.2B2 Balkano-Rhodopide Chamaecytisus absinthioides heaths same level changed
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F2.2B2 Balkano-Rhodopide Chamaecytisus absinthioides heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F2.2B2 Balkano-Rhodopide Chamaecytisus absinthioides heaths same
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