Andalusian Armeria vallicares

English name: Andalusian thrift vallicares

Description (English)

Forb and grass communities of oligo-mesotrophic sandy soils of southwestern Iberia, with subsurface seasonal water saturation, in particular, of the edges of marshes and large lagoons, dominated by the endemic Armeria gaditana, with Gaudinia fragilis, Centaurea exarata and Asphodelus aestivus.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E2.43

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Armeria gaditana
Flowering Plants Asphodelus aestivus
Flowering Plants Centaurea exarata
Flowering Plants Gaudinia fragilis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Armeria gaditana Flowering Plants
Asphodelus aestivus Flowering Plants
Centaurea exarata Flowering Plants
Gaudinia fragilis Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 38.43 Andalusian thrift vallicares source
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.1. Natural grassland n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E2.43 Andalusian Armeria vallicares same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E2.43 Andalusian Armeria vallicares same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 E2.43 Andalusian Armeria vallicares same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 E2.43 Andalusian Armeria vallicares same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 E2.43 Andalusian Armeria vallicares same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 E3.43 Andalusian thrift vallicares same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 38.43 Andalusian thrift vallicares same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 38.43 Andalusian thrift vallicares same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 38.43   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 38.43   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 38.43   same
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