Madeiran xerophytic scrub

Description (English)

Diverse scrub of sclerophyllous shrubs, small trees and succulent herbs on usually thin soils of rocky outcrops, cliffs and abandoned fields in the arid lowlands of Madeira.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S8-2

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Indicator species

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) F8.2 Madeiran xerophytic scrub same new description
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F8.2 Madeiran xerophytic scrub same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F8.2 Madeiran xerophytic habitats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F8.2 Madeiran xerophytic habitats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F8.2 Madeiran xerophytic habitats same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F7.2 Madeiran xerophytic habitats same
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