Iberian arid zone Ziziphus matorral

Description (English)

Pre-desert brush of Periploca laevigata, Lycium intricatum, Asparagus stipularis, Asparagus albus, Withania frutescens with tall Ziziphus lotus, confined to the arid Iberian Southeast; similar formations with lower Ziziphus lotus bushes are listed in unit F5.551.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S5-171
Relation to Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Asparagus albus
Flowering Plants Asparagus stipularis
Flowering Plants Lycium intricatum
Flowering Plants Periploca laevigata
Flowering Plants Withania frutescens
Flowering Plants Ziziphus lotus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Asparagus albus Flowering Plants
Asparagus stipularis Flowering Plants
Lycium intricatum Flowering Plants
Periploca laevigata Flowering Plants
Withania frutescens Flowering Plants
Ziziphus lotus 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) F5.171 Iberian arid zone Ziziphus matorral same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.171 Iberian arid zone Ziziphus matorral same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.171 Iberian arid zone Ziziphus matorral same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F5.171 Iberian arid zone Ziziphus matorral same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F5.171 Iberian arid zone Ziziphus matorral same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F2.171 Iberian arid zone Ziziphus matorral same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 32.171 Iberian arid zone matorral same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 32.171 Iberian arid zone matorral same
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