Thracian garrigues

Description (English)

Sclerophyte shrub communities of the Mediterraneo-steppic Evros-Merich-Maritsa and Ergene river basins of southern Thrace and of Mediterranean enclaves along the Black Sea coast of the Stranja and of Turkey-in-Europe, with Cistus incanus ssp. creticus, Cistus salvifolius, Jasminum fruticans, Phillyrea latifolia, Quercus coccifera, Asparagus acutifolius, Asparagus verticillatus, Paliurus spina-christi, Anemone pavonina. They extend northward to Harmanli on the Maritsa, and to Varna on the Black Sea coast.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S63Y

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) F6.43 Thracian garrigues same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F6.43 Thracian garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F6.43 Thracian garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F6.43 Thracian garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F6.43 Thracian garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F5.3T Thracian garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F2.C3 Thracian garrigues same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 32.C3 Thracian garrigues same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 32.C3 Thracian garrigues same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 32.C3   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 32.C3   same
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