Irano-Anatolian steppes

Description (English)

Steppes of the Anatolian Plateau, of Transcaucasia, of the eastern cis-Caucasian hills of Daghestan and the Terek basin, of the Iranian Plateau, the Kopet Dagh, the Pamir-Alai, the extreme western Tien-Shan, around the rim of the Ferghana basin and along the spur of the Karatau, and of northern Mesopotamia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R1B9

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E1.2E Irano-Anatolian steppes same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.2E Irano-Anatolian steppes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.2E Irano-Anatolian steppes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 E1.2E Irano-Anatolian steppes same
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