Barren Tethyan lava flows
Lava flows, fields, dykes, necks, domes, cones of the volcanoes of the Mediterranean Basin and of western Asia, unvegetated, occupied by usually discontinuous communities dominated by algae, lichens, notably Stereocaulon vesubianum, or mosses, sometimes colonized by very sparse vascular plants.
Source: EUNIS habitat classification
|EUNIS habitat type||code U62B2|
Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)Not available
Species mentioned in habitat description
|Classification||Code||Habitat type name||Relationship type|
|EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012)||H6.243||Barren Tethyan lava flows||same|