Azorean lowland heaths

Description (English)

Erica azorica, Myrica faya and Laurus azorica heaths of the lower altitudes of the Azores.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S4-34

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Erica azorica
Flowering Plants Laurus azorica
Flowering Plants Myrica faya
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Erica azorica Flowering Plants
Laurus azorica Flowering Plants
Myrica faya 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) F4.34 Azorean lowland heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F4.34 Azorean lowland heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F4.34 Azorean lowland heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F4.34 Azorean lowland heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F4.34 Azorean lowland heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F4.34 Azorean lowland heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F4.34 Azorean lowland heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 31.34 Azorean lowland heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 31.34 Azorean lowland heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 31.34   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 31.34   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 31.34   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 31.34   same
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