EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > S3 - Temperate and mediterranean-montane scrub

Temperate and mediterranean-montane scrub

Description (English)

Shrub communities of nemoral affinities. They include deciduous and evergreen scrubs of the nemoral zone, and deciduous scrubs of the submediterranean and supramediterranean zones. Excluded are heathlands with dominant Ericaceae S4, and the typically mediterranean maquis S5, garrigue S6 and phrygana S7.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S3

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

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Species mentioned in habitat description

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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) F3 Temperate and mediterranean-montane scrub same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F3 Temperate and mediterranean-montane scrub same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F3 Temperate and mediterraneo-montane scrub habitats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F3 Temperate and mediterraneo-montane scrub habitats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F3 Temperate and mediterraneo-montane scrub habitats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F1 Arctic and temperate scrub habitats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F1 Non-sclerophyllous scrub habitats same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 31 Temperate heath and scrub narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 31 Temperate heath and scrub narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 31   narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 31   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 31   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 31   narrower
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