Thermo-Mediterranean broom fields (retamares)

Description (English)

Mediterranean formations dominated by retamas (Lygos spp.) or by large, non-spiny thermo-mediterranean brooms of genera Cytisus and Genista, limited to the Iberian peninsula, the Balearics, mediterranean North Africa, Sicily and its associated islands, the Cilento coast of Campania.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S5-1N
Relation to Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

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) F5.56 Thermo-Mediterranean broom fields (retamares) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.56 Thermo-Mediterranean broom fields (retamares) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.56 Thermo-Mediterranean broom fields (retamares) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F5.56 Thermo-Mediterranean broom fields (retamares) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F5.56 Thermo-Mediterranean broom fields (retamares) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F2.26 Thermo-Mediterranean broom fields (retamares) same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F2.26 Thermo-Mediterranean broom fields (retamares) same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 32.26 Thermo-Mediterranean broom fields (retamares) same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 32.26 Thermo-Mediterranean broom fields (retamares) same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 32.26   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 32.26   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 32.26   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 32.26   same
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