Mediterranean wet inland cliffs

English name: Mediterranean wet inland cliffs

Description (English)

Wet inland cliffs of Mediterranean regions, with a specialised vegetation formed by Adiantum capillus-veneris, mosses, Borago pygmaea, Pinguicula grandiflora ssp. coenocantabrica, Pinguicula hirtiflora, Samolus valerandi, Hypericum hircinum, Dittrichia viscosa, Ficus carica, Blackstonia perfoliata, Carex distans and others.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H3.41

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Ferns Adiantum capillus-veneris
Flowering Plants Blackstonia perfoliata
Flowering Plants Borago pygmaea
Flowering Plants Carex distans
Flowering Plants Dittrichia viscosa
Flowering Plants Ficus carica
Flowering Plants Hypericum hircinum
Flowering Plants Pinguicula hirtiflora
Flowering Plants Samolus valerandi
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Adiantum capillus-veneris Ferns
Blackstonia perfoliata Flowering Plants
Borago pygmaea Flowering Plants
Carex distans Flowering Plants
Dittrichia viscosa Flowering Plants
Ficus carica Flowering Plants
Hypericum hircinum Flowering Plants
Pinguicula hirtiflora Flowering Plants
Samolus valerandi Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 62.51 Mediterranean wet inland cliffs source
CORINE Land Cover 3.3.2. Bare rock n/a
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 1.3.1 Végétation des rochers calcaires humides same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H3.41 Mediterranean wet inland cliffs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H3.41 Mediterranean wet inland cliffs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 H3.41 Mediterranean wet inland cliffs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 H3.41 Mediterranean wet inland cliffs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 H3.41 Mediterranean wet inland cliffs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 H3.41 Mediterranean wet inland cliffs same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 62.51 Mediterranean wet inland cliffs same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 62.51 Mediterranean wet inland cliffs same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 62.51   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 62.51   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 62.51   same
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