Balearic clifftop phrygana

English name: Balearic clifftop phrygana

Description (English)

Formations of the coasts of Mallorca and Minorca dominated by the cushion-forming Balearic endemics Launaea cervicornis, Astragalus balearicus, Centaurea balearica, Anthyllis fulgurans, Anthyllis hermanniae ssp. hystrix, Teucrium subspinosum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F7.12
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (F7)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Anthyllis fulgurans
Flowering Plants Astragalus balearicus
Flowering Plants Centaurea balearica
Flowering Plants Launaea cervicornis
Flowering Plants Teucrium subspinosum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Anthyllis fulgurans Flowering Plants
Astragalus balearicus Flowering Plants
Centaurea balearica Flowering Plants
Launaea cervicornis Flowering Plants
Teucrium subspinosum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 33.8 Balearic clifftop phryganas 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 F7.12 Balearic clifftop phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.12 Balearic clifftop phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F7.12 Balearic clifftop phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F7.12 Balearic clifftop phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F6.12 Balearic clifftop phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F5.12 Balearic clifftop phrygana same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 33.8 Balearic clifftop phryganas same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 33.8 Balearic clifftop phryganas same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 33.8   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 33.8   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 33.8   same
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