EUNIS habitat classification 2012 amended 2019 > F - Heathland, scrub and tundra > F6 - Garrigue > F6.2 - Eastern garrigues > F6.2I - East Mediterranean pre-desert scrub

East Mediterranean pre-desert scrub

English name: East Mediterranean pre-desert scrub

Description (English)

Low formations of Ziziphus spina-christi, Ziziphus lotus, Acacia albida, Capparis spinosa, Rhamnus palaestina, Rhus tripartita of the Levant and southern Anatolia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F6.2I

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Capparis spinosa
Flowering Plants Rhus tripartita
Flowering Plants Ziziphus lotus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Capparis spinosa Flowering Plants
Rhus tripartita Flowering Plants
Ziziphus lotus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 32.D22 East Mediterranean pre-desert scrub source
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.3. Sclerophyllous vegetation n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F6.2I East Mediterranean pre-desert scrub same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F6.2I East Mediterranean pre-desert scrub same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F6.2I East Mediterranean pre-desert scrub same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F6.2I East Mediterranean pre-desert scrub same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 32.D22 East Mediterranean pre-desert scrub same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 32.D22 East Mediterranean pre-desert scrub same
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