Thermo-Mediterranean cork-oak woodland

English name: Thermo-Mediterranean cork-oak woodland

Description (English)

Subhumid thermo-Mediterranean forests and woodlands of the southwestern Iberian peninsula, occurring in sandy coastal areas of western Andalusia and the Algarve, as well as at lower elevations of the sierras of the Campo de Gibraltar, immediately below the following formation, and characterized by the presence of Olea europaea var. sylvestris and other thermo-Mediterranean elements.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G2.1121
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G2)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Olea europaea var. sylvestris
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Olea europaea var. sylvestris Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 45.221 Thermo-Mediterranean cork-oak woodland source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G2.1121 Thermo-Mediterranean cork-oak woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G2.1121 Thermo-Mediterranean cork-oak woodland same
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