Laurus thickets

Description (English)

Laurus nobilis thickets of humid or fresh stations of thermo-mediterranean regions, low-growing facies of unit F5.18, noted in particular in Sardinia, Sicily, the Maltese Islands, Campania and Crete.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S5-1J6
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 Laurus nobilis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Laurus nobilis 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) F5.516 Laurus thickets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.516 Laurus thickets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.516 Laurus thickets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F5.511 Laurus thickets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F2.211 Laurus thickets same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 32.216 Laurel thickets same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 32.216 Laurel thickets same
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