Menorcan hedgehog-heaths

English name: Menorcan hedgehog-heaths

Description (English)

Cushion-forming communities of wind-exposed plateaux and hills of Menorca with Cistus creticus and Teucrium subspinosum var. spinescens.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F7.4472
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 Cistus creticus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cistus creticus Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.7472 Menorcan hedgehog-heaths source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.4472 Menorcan hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.4472 Menorcan hedgehog-heaths same
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