English name: Berceales

Description (English)

Stipa gigantea-dominated formations of central and southern Spain and of northwestern North Africa, mostly on siliceous soils.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.431

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Stipa gigantea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Stipa gigantea Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.631 Berceales source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.431 Berceales same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.431 Berceales same
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