Bruckenthalia heaths

Description (English)

Formations of Bruckenthalia spiculifolia, often accompanied by Juniperus nana, Vaccinium myrtillus and herbaceous alpine grassland species, occupying damp, non-calcareous substrates of high mountains of the Balkan peninsula and northern Anatolia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S225

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Juniperus nana
Flowering Plants Bruckenthalia spiculifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Juniperus nana Conifers
Bruckenthalia spiculifolia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) F2.26 Bruckenthalia heaths same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F2.26 Bruckenthalia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F2.26 Bruckenthalia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F2.26 Bruckenthalia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F2.26 Bruckenthalia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F3.26 Bruckenthalia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F3.26 Bruckenthalia heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 31.46 Bruckenthalia heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 31.46 Bruckenthalia heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 31.46   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 31.46   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 31.46   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 31.46   same
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