Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths

English name: Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths

Description (English)

Upper oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths occupying mainly the 2300-2600 m altitudinal range, with Erinacea anthyllis, Astragalus sempervirens ssp. nevadensis, Astragalus granatensis ssp. granatensis, Juniperus nana and Juniperus sabina ssp. humilis.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F7.433
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

Flowering Plants Erinacea anthyllis
Conifers Juniperus nana
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Erinacea anthyllis Flowering Plants
Juniperus nana Conifers

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.733 Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.433 Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.433 Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths same
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