Central Iberian tall cistus maquis

Description (English)

Cistus ladanifer-dominated formations with brooms, heathers and lavenders of siliceous soils, generally rather eroded and oligotrophic of the meso- and, locally, supra-Mediterranean zones of the Meseta, the Iberian Range and its satellites, the eastern Cordillera Central and southern Galicia and Leon.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S5-1D2

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Cistus ladanifer
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cistus ladanifer 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) F5.232 Central Iberian tall cistus maquis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.232 Central Iberian tall cistus maquis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.232 Central Iberian tall cistus maquis same
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