Southeastern Iberian chasmophyte communities

Description (English)

Calcareous cliff and rock communities of the arid southeastern regions of Spain, with large shrubs; Scabiosa saxatilis, Teucrium buxifolium, Rhamnus lycioides ssp. borgiae are characteristic.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code U3812

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Rhamnus lycioides
Flowering Plants Scabiosa saxatilis
Flowering Plants Teucrium buxifolium
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Rhamnus lycioides Flowering Plants
Scabiosa saxatilis Flowering Plants
Teucrium buxifolium Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) H3.212 Southeastern Iberian chasmophyte communities same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H3.212 Southeastern Iberian chasmophyte communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H3.212 Southeastern Iberian chasmophyte communities same
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