Ponto-Thracian sub-Mediterranean scrub

English name: Ponto-Thracian sub-Mediterranean scrub

Description (English)

Thickets and scrubs of the western Ponto-Sarmatic steppe and wooded steppe zone and of the Thracian steppe zone, composed of a mixture of species of continental and Mediterranean affinities, including Crataegus monogyna, Paliurus spina-christi, Jasminum fruticans, Carpinus orientalis, Cotinus coggygria, Asparagus verticillatus, Achillea clypeolata, Asphodeline lutea, Salvia ringens, Genista sessilifolia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F3.2473
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (F3.247)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Achillea clypeolata
Flowering Plants Asparagus verticillatus
Flowering Plants Asphodeline lutea
Flowering Plants Carpinus orientalis
Flowering Plants Cotinus coggygria
Flowering Plants Crataegus monogyna
Flowering Plants Genista sessilifolia
Flowering Plants Jasminum fruticans
Flowering Plants Paliurus spina-christi
Flowering Plants Salvia ringens
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Achillea clypeolata Flowering Plants
Asparagus verticillatus Flowering Plants
Asphodeline lutea Flowering Plants
Carpinus orientalis Flowering Plants
Cotinus coggygria Flowering Plants
Crataegus monogyna Flowering Plants
Genista sessilifolia Flowering Plants
Jasminum fruticans Flowering Plants
Paliurus spina-christi Flowering Plants
Salvia ringens Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.8B73 Ponto-Thracian sub-Mediterranean scrub source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F3.2473 Ponto-Thracian sub-Mediterranean scrub same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F3.2473 Ponto-Thracian sub-Mediterranean scrub same
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