Western Iberian sub-Mediterranean deciduous thickets

English name: Western Iberian sub-Mediterranean deciduous thickets

Description (English)

Formations of the western, particularly northwestern, part of the Iberian peninsula, with Crataegus monogyna, Prunus spinosa, Cornus sanguinea, Ligustrum vulgare, Sambucus nigra, Euonymus europaeus, brambles, particularly the Mediterranean Rubus ulmifolius, various roses, notably Rosa sempervirens and Rosa canina agg., and particularly rich in lianas, Tamus communis, Smilax aspera, Clematis vitalba, Lonicera periclymenum, Lonicera etrusca, Rubia peregrina, Bryonia cretica, Vitis vinifera, Humulus lupulus.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F3.222

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Bryonia cretica
Flowering Plants Clematis vitalba
Flowering Plants Cornus sanguinea
Flowering Plants Crataegus monogyna
Flowering Plants Euonymus europaeus
Flowering Plants Humulus lupulus
Flowering Plants Ligustrum vulgare
Flowering Plants Lonicera etrusca
Flowering Plants Lonicera periclymenum
Flowering Plants Prunus spinosa
Flowering Plants Rosa canina
Flowering Plants Rosa sempervirens
Flowering Plants Rubia peregrina
Flowering Plants Rubus ulmifolius
Flowering Plants Sambucus nigra
Flowering Plants Smilax aspera
Flowering Plants Tamus communis
Flowering Plants Vitis vinifera
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Bryonia cretica Flowering Plants
Clematis vitalba Flowering Plants
Cornus sanguinea Flowering Plants
Crataegus monogyna Flowering Plants
Euonymus europaeus Flowering Plants
Humulus lupulus Flowering Plants
Ligustrum vulgare Flowering Plants
Lonicera etrusca Flowering Plants
Lonicera periclymenum Flowering Plants
Prunus spinosa Flowering Plants
Rosa canina Flowering Plants
Rosa sempervirens Flowering Plants
Rubia peregrina Flowering Plants
Rubus ulmifolius Flowering Plants
Sambucus nigra Flowering Plants
Smilax aspera Flowering Plants
Tamus communis Flowering Plants
Vitis vinifera Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.892 Western Iberian sub-Mediterranean deciduous thickets source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F3.222 Western Iberian sub-Mediterranean deciduous thickets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F3.222 Western Iberian sub-Mediterranean deciduous thickets same
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