Iberian thermo-Mediterranean garrigues

English name: Iberian thermo-Mediterranean garrigues

Description (English)

Mostly calcicolous, open garrigues of the extreme south of the Iberian peninsula characterized by the abundance of Phlomis purpurea ssp. purpurea, Ulex parviflorus ssp. willkommii, Genista umbellata ssp. equisetiformis, Thymus eryanthus, Thymus capitatus, Micromeria graeca, Teucrium polium, Calicotome villosa, Asperula hirsuta.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F5.58

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Asperula hirsuta
Flowering Plants Calicotome villosa
Flowering Plants Micromeria graeca
Flowering Plants Teucrium polium
Flowering Plants Thymus capitatus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Asperula hirsuta Flowering Plants
Calicotome villosa Flowering Plants
Micromeria graeca Flowering Plants
Teucrium polium Flowering Plants
Thymus capitatus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 32.28 Iberian thermo-Mediterranean garrigues source
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.3. Sclerophyllous vegetation n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.58 Iberian thermo-Mediterranean garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.58 Iberian thermo-Mediterranean garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F5.58 Iberian thermo-Mediterranean garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F5.58 Ibero-Mauritanian thermo-Mediterranean garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F2.28 Ibero-Mauritanian thermo-Mediterranean garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F2.28 Ibero-Mauritanian thermo-Mediterranean garrigues same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 32.28 Ibero-Mauritanian thermo-Mediterranean garrigues same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 32.28 Ibero-Mauritanian thermo-Mediterranean garrigues same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 32.28   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 32.28   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 32.28   same
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