Cabo de Sao Vicente brushes

Description (English)

Low brush and garrigue formations of the dolomitic tableland, karsts, sands and terra-rosas of the vicinity of Cape San Vicente, with dwarf Juniperus phoenicea ssp. lycia, Cistus palhinhae, Ulex argenteus ssp. erinaceus, rich in endemics.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S5-1S
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

Flowering Plants Cistus palhinhae
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cistus palhinhae 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) F5.5B Cabo de Sao Vicente brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.5B Cabo de Sao Vicente brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.5B Cabo de Sao Vicente brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F5.5B Cabo de Sao Vicente brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F5.5B Cabo de Sao Vicente brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F2.2B Cabo de Sao Vicente brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F2.2B Cabo de Sao Vicente brushes same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 32.2B Cabo de Sao Vicente brushes same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 32.2B Cabo de Sao Vicente brushes same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 32.2B   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 32.2B   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 32.2B   same
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