Mediterranean Halocnemum scrub

Description (English)

Salt scrubs of Mediterranean coastal saltmarshes dominated by Halocnemum strobilaceum, characteristic of arid African coasts, with a few outposts on dry coasts of European peninsulas and islands.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code MA251A
Relation to Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Halocnemum strobilaceum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Halocnemum strobilaceum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) A2.5266 Mediterranean Halocnemum scrub same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 A2.5266 Mediterranean Halocnemum scrub same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 A2.6267 Mediterranean Halocnemum scrub same
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