Sicilian halo-nitrophilous scrubs

English name: Sicilian halo-nitrophilous scrubs

Description (English)

Halo-nitrophilous scrubs of southwestern Sicily, with Salsola verticillata, Suaeda pruinosa, Reaumuria vermiculata, Capparis ovata and the endemics Limonium opulentum and Herniaria fontanesii ssp. empedocleana.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F6.825
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (F6.8)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Capparis ovata
Flowering Plants Salsola verticillata
Flowering Plants Suaeda pruinosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Capparis ovata Flowering Plants
Salsola verticillata Flowering Plants
Suaeda pruinosa Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 15.725 Sicilian halo-nitrophilous scrubs source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F6.825 Sicilian halo-nitrophilous scrubs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F6.825 Sicilian halo-nitrophilous scrubs same
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