Iberian tall arid brushes

Description (English)

Communities essentially endemic to the province of Almeria, constituted by Phlomis purpurea ssp. almeriensis, Phlomis caballeroi, Genista spartioides ssp. retamoides, Genista umbellata, Genista ramosissima, Genista cinerea ssp. valentina, Launaea arborescens, Launaea lanifera, Lavatera oblongifolia, Linum suffruticosum, Salsola webbii, Salvia candelabrum, Sideritis foetens, Thymelaea tartonraira, Ulex parviflorus ssp. canescens, Frankenia webbii, Anthyllis terniflora. Formations belonging to this alliance dominated by large, non-spiny brooms are listed separately under unit F5.56.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S5-416

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Anthyllis terniflora
Flowering Plants Frankenia webbii
Flowering Plants Genista ramosissima
Flowering Plants Genista umbellata
Flowering Plants Launaea arborescens
Flowering Plants Launaea lanifera
Flowering Plants Lavatera oblongifolia
Flowering Plants Linum suffruticosum
Flowering Plants Salsola webbii
Flowering Plants Salvia candelabrum
Flowering Plants Sideritis foetens
Flowering Plants Thymelaea tartonraira
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Anthyllis terniflora Flowering Plants
Frankenia webbii Flowering Plants
Genista ramosissima Flowering Plants
Genista umbellata Flowering Plants
Launaea arborescens Flowering Plants
Launaea lanifera Flowering Plants
Lavatera oblongifolia Flowering Plants
Linum suffruticosum Flowering Plants
Salsola webbii Flowering Plants
Salvia candelabrum Flowering Plants
Sideritis foetens Flowering Plants
Thymelaea tartonraira 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) F5.556 Iberian tall arid brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.556 Iberian tall arid brushes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.556 Iberian tall arid brushes same
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