Thermo-Mediterranean kermes oak brushes

Description (English)

Quercus coccifera thickets of the Mediterranean basin rich in thermo-Mediterranean elements, in particular, Pistacia lentiscus, Chamaerops humilis, Rhamnus lycioides ssp. lycioides, Rhamnus lycioides ssp. oleoides, Asparagus albus, Asparagus acutifolius, Bupleurum gibraltarium.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S5-1J9

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Asparagus acutifolius
Flowering Plants Asparagus albus
Flowering Plants Bupleurum gibraltarium
Flowering Plants Chamaerops humilis
Flowering Plants Pistacia lentiscus
Flowering Plants Quercus coccifera
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Asparagus acutifolius Flowering Plants
Asparagus albus Flowering Plants
Bupleurum gibraltarium Flowering Plants
Chamaerops humilis Flowering Plants
Pistacia lentiscus Flowering Plants
Quercus coccifera 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) F5.519 Thermo-Mediterranean kermes oak brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.519 Thermo-Mediterranean kermes oak brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.519 Thermo-Mediterranean kermes oak brushes same
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