West Mediterranean xeric grassland

Description (English)

Meso- and thermo-Mediterranean xerophile, short-grass perennial grasslands and therophyte communities of oligotrophic soils on base-rich substrates of Spain, southern France, the large west Mediterranean islands, Italy and Mediterranean North Africa.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R1D1

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) E1.31 West Mediterranean xeric grassland same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.31 West Mediterranean xeric grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.31 West Mediterranean xeric grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 E1.31 West Mediterranean xeric grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 E1.31 West Mediterranean xeric grassland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 E1.31 West Mediterranean xeric grasslands same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 E1.131 West Mediterranean xeric grasslands same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 34.51 West Mediterranean xeric grasslands same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 34.51 West Mediterranean xeric grasslands same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 34.51   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 34.51   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 34.51   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 34.51   same
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