Southern Mesetan Astragalus hedgehog-heaths

English name: Southern Mesetan Astragalus hedgehog-heaths

Description (English)

Meso- and supra-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths with Astragalus clusii (Astragalus tumidus) of the southern Meseta, from La Mancha to the Baetic hills of eastern Andalusia (Orce, Sagra, Baza, Maria), with Paronychia aretioides, Genista pumila ssp. mugronensis, Genista scorpius.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F7.4462
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 Astragalus clusii
Flowering Plants Astragalus tumidus
Flowering Plants Genista scorpius
Flowering Plants Paronychia aretioides
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Astragalus clusii Flowering Plants
Astragalus tumidus Flowering Plants
Genista scorpius Flowering Plants
Paronychia aretioides Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.7462 Southern Mesetan Astragalus hedgehog-heaths source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.4462 Southern Mesetan Astragalus hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.4462 Southern Mesetan Astragalus hedgehog-heaths same
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