Lusitanian xero-psammitic brushes

Description (English)

Xero-psammitic scrub of sands of the Atlantic coast of Portugal with
Stauracanthus genistoides ssp. genistoides, Halimium halimifolium, Halimium commutatum, Cistus libanotis (Cistus bourgaeanus), Helichrysum italicum and Corema album.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S5-424

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Cistus bourgaeanus
Flowering Plants Cistus libanotis
Flowering Plants Corema album
Flowering Plants Halimium commutatum
Flowering Plants Halimium halimifolium
Flowering Plants Helichrysum italicum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cistus bourgaeanus Flowering Plants
Cistus libanotis Flowering Plants
Corema album Flowering Plants
Halimium commutatum Flowering Plants
Halimium halimifolium Flowering Plants
Helichrysum italicum 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) F5.5A4 Lusitanian xero-psammitic brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.5A4 Lusitanian xero-psammitic brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.5A4 Lusitanian xero-psammitic brushes same
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