Hierro pine-heath forests

English name: Hierro pine-heath forests

Description (English)

Fogbound heath-rich pine forests of the lower reaches of the Pinus canariensis belt of Hierro, harbouring the almost extinct Adenocarpus ombriosus.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.834
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G3.8)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Adenocarpus ombriosus
Conifers Pinus canariensis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Adenocarpus ombriosus Flowering Plants
Pinus canariensis Conifers

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 42.934 Hierro pine-heath forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.834 Hierro pine-heath forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.834 Hierro pine-heath forests same
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