Meso-Mediterranean continental encinares

English name: Meso-Mediterranean continental encinares

Description (English)

Quercus rotundifolia formations distributed over a large potential range on the Meseta and its margins, from the upper Ebro to the Valencian hinterland and the cold, dry plateaux of northeastern Andalusia. Well-preserved examples are rare, most of the forests on good soils having been replaced by cultivation.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G2.12411
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 Quercus rotundifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Quercus rotundifolia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 45.3411 Meso-Mediterranean continental encinares source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G2.12411 Meso-Mediterranean continental encinares same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G2.12411 Meso-Mediterranean continental encinares same
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