EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > S - Heathland, scrub and tundra > S4 - Temperate shrub heathland > S4-2 - Dry heath > S4-23 - Atlantic Erica - Ulex heaths > S4-236 - Cantabro-Pyrenean Erica mackaiana - E. cinerea heaths

Cantabro-Pyrenean Erica mackaiana - E. cinerea heaths

Description (English)

Heaths with Ulex gallii, Erica mackaiana, Erica cinerea, Daboecia cantabrica of well drained soils of the beech level of the Pyrenees and the Cantabrian chain and, very locally, of Galicia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S4-236

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Daboecia cantabrica
Flowering Plants Erica cinerea
Flowering Plants Erica mackaiana
Flowering Plants Ulex gallii
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Daboecia cantabrica Flowering Plants
Erica cinerea Flowering Plants
Erica mackaiana Flowering Plants
Ulex gallii 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) F4.236 Cantabro-Pyrenean Erica mackaiana-E. cinerea heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F4.236 Cantabro-Pyrenean Erica mackaiana-E. cinerea heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F4.236 Cantabro-Pyrenean Erica mackaiana-E. cinerea heaths same
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