Pantelleria fumaroles

Description (English)

Fumaroles of Pantelleria. Their walls, mouth and immediate vicinity are colonized by a succession of microvegetation composed of bryophytes, ferns and a few angiosperms. Constituting plants include the endemic moss Calymperes sommieri, sole Mediterranean representative of a tropical genus, as well as Radiola linoides, Kickxia cirrhosa, Trifolium angustifolium, Centaurium maritimum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code U623

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Radiola linoides
Flowering Plants Trifolium angustifolium
Mosses & Liverworts Calymperes sommieri
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Radiola linoides Flowering Plants
Trifolium angustifolium Flowering Plants
Calymperes sommieri Mosses & Liverworts

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) H6.13 Pantelleria fumaroles same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H6.13 Pantelleria fumaroles same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H6.13 Pantelleria fumaroles same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 H6.13 Pantelleria fumaroles same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 H6.33 Pantelleria fumaroles same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 H6.33 Pantelleria fumaroles same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 H6.33 Pantelleria fumaroles same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 66.63 Pantelleria fumaroles same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 66.63 Pantelleria fumaroles same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 66.63   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 66.63   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 66.63   same
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