Luso-Extremaduran encinares

Description (English)

Meso-Mediterranean Quercus rotundifolia formations widespread on the plains and plateaux of Extremadura, Alentejo and neighbouring regions, and in the Sierra Morena and the Montes de Toledo. It is almost entirely transformed into dehesa.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T212421

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Quercus rotundifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Quercus rotundifolia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G2.12421 Luso-Extremaduran encinares same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G2.12421 Luso-Extremaduran encinares same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G2.12421 Luso-Extremaduran encinares same
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