Pontic ling heaths

English name: Pontic ling heaths

Description (English)

Heaths, often extensive, of the Stranja-Istranca mountains and of the coasts of the Sea of Marmora, with Calluna vulgaris, Erica arborea, Erica manipuliflora, Cistus incanus, Cistus salvifolius, Genista carinalis, Teucrium polium.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F4.22C
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (F4.2)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Calluna vulgaris
Flowering Plants Cistus incanus
Flowering Plants Cistus salvifolius
Flowering Plants Erica arborea
Flowering Plants Erica manipuliflora
Flowering Plants Genista carinalis
Flowering Plants Teucrium polium
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Calluna vulgaris Flowering Plants
Cistus incanus Flowering Plants
Cistus salvifolius Flowering Plants
Erica arborea Flowering Plants
Erica manipuliflora Flowering Plants
Genista carinalis Flowering Plants
Teucrium polium Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.22C Pontic ling heaths source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F4.22C Pontic ling heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F4.22C Pontic ling heaths same
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