Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths

Description (English)

Upper oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths occupying mainly the 2300-2600 m altitudinal range, with Erinacea anthyllis, Astragalus sempervirens ssp. nevadensis, Astragalus granatensis ssp. granatensis, Juniperus nana and Juniperus sabina ssp. humilis.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S7333

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Juniperus sabina
Flowering Plants Astragalus sempervirens
Flowering Plants Erinacea anthyllis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Juniperus sabina Conifers
Astragalus sempervirens Flowering Plants
Erinacea anthyllis Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) F7.433 Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.433 Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.433 Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths same
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