Ponto-Sarmatic pod thickets

Description (English)

Thickets of endoreic depressions (closed drainage basins) of the Ponto-Sarmatic steppe zone, dominated by Prunus spinosa, with Rosa gallica, Spiraea crenata, Prunus fruticosa, Rubus caesius, Prunus tenella (Amygdalus nana), Caragana frutex.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S3-615

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Amygdalus nana
Flowering Plants Caragana frutex
Flowering Plants Prunus fruticosa
Flowering Plants Prunus spinosa
Flowering Plants Prunus tenella
Flowering Plants Rosa gallica
Flowering Plants Rubus caesius
Flowering Plants Spiraea crenata
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Amygdalus nana Flowering Plants
Caragana frutex Flowering Plants
Prunus fruticosa Flowering Plants
Prunus spinosa Flowering Plants
Prunus tenella Flowering Plants
Rosa gallica Flowering Plants
Rubus caesius Flowering Plants
Spiraea crenata 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) F3.2475 Ponto-Sarmatic pod thickets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F3.2475 Ponto-Sarmatic pod thickets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F3.2475 Ponto-Sarmatic pod thickets same
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