Estrela hedgehog-heaths

English name: Estrela hedgehog-heaths

Description (English)

Relict heaths of highly xeric upper supra-Mediterranean and oro-Mediterranean stations of the Serra da Estrela (Portugal) dominated by Echinospartum ibericum ssp. pulviniformis.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F7.423
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (F7)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.723 Estrela hedgehog-heaths source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.423 Estrela hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.423 Estrela hedgehog-heaths same
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