Hellenic eumediterranean calcicolous chasmophyte communities

English name: Hellenic eumediterranean calcicolous chasmophyte communities

Description (English)

Calcareous cliff and rock communities of the thermo- and meso-Mediterranean zones of mainland Greece and Albania, up to the Abies cephalonica belt, with Campanula versicolor, Campanula rupestris, Sideritis roeseri, Stachys candida, Hypericum vesiculosum, Asperula arcadiensis, Galium boryanum, Centaurea pelia, Alkanna graeca, Alyssum orientale, Linaria microcalyx, Onosma frutescens, Inula candida, Centranthus ruber, Silene congesta, Teucrium flavum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H3.26
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H3.2)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Abies cephalonica
Flowering Plants Alkanna graeca
Flowering Plants Alyssum orientale
Flowering Plants Asperula arcadiensis
Flowering Plants Campanula rupestris
Flowering Plants Campanula versicolor
Flowering Plants Centaurea pelia
Flowering Plants Centranthus ruber
Flowering Plants Galium boryanum
Flowering Plants Hypericum vesiculosum
Flowering Plants Inula candida
Flowering Plants Linaria microcalyx
Flowering Plants Onosma frutescens
Flowering Plants Silene congesta
Flowering Plants Stachys candida
Flowering Plants Teucrium flavum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Abies cephalonica Conifers
Alkanna graeca Flowering Plants
Alyssum orientale Flowering Plants
Asperula arcadiensis Flowering Plants
Campanula rupestris Flowering Plants
Campanula versicolor Flowering Plants
Centaurea pelia Flowering Plants
Centranthus ruber Flowering Plants
Galium boryanum Flowering Plants
Hypericum vesiculosum Flowering Plants
Inula candida Flowering Plants
Linaria microcalyx Flowering Plants
Onosma frutescens Flowering Plants
Silene congesta Flowering Plants
Stachys candida Flowering Plants
Teucrium flavum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 62.16 Hellenic eumediterranean calcicolous chasmophyte communities source
CORINE Land Cover 3.3.2. Bare rock n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H3.26 Hellenic eumediterranean calcicolous chasmophyte communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H3.26 Hellenic eumediterranean calcicolous chasmophyte communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 H3.26 Hellenic eumediterranean calcicolous chasmophyte communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 H3.26 Eu-Mediterranean Greek calcareous cliffs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 H3.26 Eu-Mediterranean Greek calcareous cliffs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 H3.16 Eu-Mediterranean Greek calcareous cliffs same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 62.16 Hellenic eu-Mediterranean calcareous cliffs same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 62.16 Eu-Mediterranean Greek calcareous cliffs same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 62.16   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 62.16   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 62.16   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 62.16   same
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