Western Canary Island crassulid communities

Description (English)

Formations of dry, less sunny rocks dominated by succulent crassulids (Aeonium spp., Greenovia spp.) with Sonchus gummifer, Sonchus radiatus, Picridium ligulatum, Lavandula abrotanoides, Asparagus scoparius, Hypericum reflexum, Lavatera acerifolia, Lavatera phoenicea, Vieraea laevigata and many lichens.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S8123

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Asparagus scoparius
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Asparagus scoparius Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) F8.123 Western Canary Island crassulid communities same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F8.123 Western Canary Island crassulid communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F8.123 Western Canarian crassulid communities same
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