Troodos serpentine chasmophyte communities

English name: Troodos serpentine chasmophyte communities

Description (English)

Ophiolite cliff and rock communities of the Troodos range and the Akamas peninsula. Endemic plants include Alyssum troodi, Alyssum akamasicum, Alyssum chondrogynum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code H3.2763
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (H3.2)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Alyssum akamasicum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Alyssum akamasicum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 62.1763 Troodos serpentine chasmophyte communities source
CORINE Land Cover 3.3.2. Bare rock n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 H3.2763 Troodos serpentine chasmophyte communities same
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