Mediterraneo-Anatolian hedgehog-heaths

Description (English)

Tragacanthic communities of the Taurus, the Antitaurus, the Amanus, the Aegean ranges of western Anatolia, the Lebanon mountains, Mount Hermon, the Jebel Druz and the mountains of northern Sinai, with rich communities dominated by numerous species of genera Astragalus and Acantholimon, acccompanied by, among others, Berberis cretica, Daphne oleoides.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S7-59

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Berberis cretica
Flowering Plants Daphne oleoides
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Berberis cretica Flowering Plants
Daphne oleoides 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) F7.4H Mediterraneo-Anatolian hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.4H Mediterraneo-Anatolian hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.4H Mediterraneo-Anatolian hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F7.4H Mediterraneo-Anatolian hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F7.4H Mediterraneo-Anatolian hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F6.4H Mediterraneo-Anatolian hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F5.4H Mediterraneo-Anatolian hedgehog-heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 31.7I Mediterraneo-Anatolian hedgehog-heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 31.7I Mediterraneo-Anatolian hedgehog-heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 31.7I   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 31.7I   same
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