Hellenic oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths

Description (English)

Hedgehog-heaths developed on relatively humus-rich rendziniform soils at or above treeline, in the 1700-2200 m altitudinal range of high Greek mountains; hedgehog-heath facies of associated grasslands; similar, impoverished formations descending into the forest belts of the same mountains, with the exception of those of the Peloponnese, where they are replaced by distinctive formations, listed under F7.48.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S7-52

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

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Species mentioned in habitat description

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Other classifications

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History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) F7.49 Hellenic oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.49 Hellenic oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.49 Hellenic oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F7.49 Hellenic oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F7.49 Hellenic oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F6.49 Hellenic oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F5.49 Hellenic oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 31.79 Hellenic oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 31.79 Hellenic oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 31.79   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 31.79   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 31.79   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 31.79   same
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