Dwarf oak scrub

English name: Dwarf oak scrub

Description (English)

Formations of the semievergreen shrub Quercus fruticosa (Quercus humulus), endemic of southern and southwestern Iberian and the Moroccan Tang‚rois; they are located in southern Portugal, western Andalusia and in the lower elevations of the western Rif, at around 500 m (j. Kbir, j. Zem-zem, j. Khezana).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F5.51F

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Quercus fruticosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Quercus fruticosa Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 32.21F Dwarf oak scrub source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.51F Dwarf oak scrub same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.51F Dwarf oak scrub same
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