EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > F - Heathland, scrub and tundra > F6 - Garrigue > F6.1 - Western garrigues > F6.11 - Western Quercus coccifera garrigues

Western Quercus coccifera garrigues

English name: Western kermes oak garrigues

Description (English)

Shrubby formations of the western Mediterranean basin, usually relatively closed and tall, dominated by Quercus coccifera with no, or little, Pistacia lentiscus or other thermo-Mediterranean shrubs, very widespread in the meso-Mediterranean zone of the Iberian peninsula and southern France.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F6.11

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Pistacia lentiscus
Flowering Plants Quercus coccifera
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Pistacia lentiscus Flowering Plants
Quercus coccifera Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 32.41 Kermes oak 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 F6.11 Western Quercus coccifera garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F6.11 Western Quercus coccifera garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F6.11 Western Quercus coccifera garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F6.11 Western Quercus coccifera garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F5.21 Western Quercus coccifera garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F2.41 Western kermes oak garrigues same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 32.41 Kermes oak garrigues same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 32.41 Kermes oak garrigues same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 32.41   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 32.41   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 32.41   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 32.41   same
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