Teide violet community

English name: Teide violet community

Description (English)

Summital zone of the Teide volcano of Tenerife, above (2700) 3000 metres, colonized by very open communities of Viola cheiranthifolia, Silene nocteolens and Argyranthemum teneriffae.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H6.21
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H6)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Silene nocteolens
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Silene nocteolens Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 66.1 Orocanarian summital communities source
CORINE Land Cover 3.3.3. Sparsely vegetated areas n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H6.21 Teide violet community same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 H6.21 Teide violet community same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 H6.21 Teide violet community same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 H6.11 Teide violet community same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 H6.11 Teide violet community same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 H6.11 Teide violet community same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 66.1 Teide violet community same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 66.1 Teide violet community same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 66.1   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 66.1   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 66.1   same
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