Thermo-mediterranean formations physiognomically dominated by the brilliantly flowering Calicotome villosa or Calicotome spinosa, widespread in European thermo-mediterranean regions, in the Levant, in particular on sandy plains and in pre-steppic areas, and in North Africa, notably in semi-arid areas of northeastern Tunisia and northeastern Libya.
Source: EUNIS habitat classification
|EUNIS habitat type||code S51J5|
Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)Not available
Species mentioned in habitat description
|Classification||Code||Habitat type name||Relationship type|
|EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012)||F5.515||Calicotome brush||same|