Illyrio-Adriatic mixed thickets

Description (English)

Deciduous thickets of the Illyrian and eastern Adriatic region of northeastern Italy and the western Balkan peninsula formed by Prunus spinosa, Cornus sanguinea, Ligustrum vulgare, Rubus caesius, Viburnum lantana, any of which may dominate or codominate, and by Crataegus monogyna, Euonymus europaeus, Rhamnus catharticus, Rosa spp., Acer campestre.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S3-5722

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Acer campestre
Flowering Plants Cornus sanguinea
Flowering Plants Crataegus monogyna
Flowering Plants Euonymus europaeus
Flowering Plants Ligustrum vulgare
Flowering Plants Prunus spinosa
Flowering Plants Rhamnus catharticus
Flowering Plants Rubus caesius
Flowering Plants Viburnum lantana
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acer campestre Flowering Plants
Cornus sanguinea Flowering Plants
Crataegus monogyna Flowering Plants
Euonymus europaeus Flowering Plants
Ligustrum vulgare Flowering Plants
Prunus spinosa Flowering Plants
Rhamnus catharticus Flowering Plants
Rubus caesius Flowering Plants
Viburnum lantana Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) F3.2422 Illyrio-Adriatic mixed thickets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F3.2422 Illyrio-Adriatic mixed thickets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F3.2422 Illyrio-Adriatic mixed thickets same
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