Eastern dwarf labiate garrigues

Description (English)

Low, open garrigues of the eastern Ionian, Aegean and eastern Mediterranean coastlands and hinterland formed by dwarf shrubs or perennials of genera Thymus (e.g. Thymus capitatus, Thymus teucrioides, Thymus atticus, Thymus sibthorpii, Thymus striatus, Thymus comptus), Teucrium (e.g. Teucrium polium), Sideritis (e.g. Sideritis syriaca, Sideritis clandestina), Micromeria (e.g. Micromeria juliana, Micromeria graeca), Phlomis (e.g. Phlomis cretica, Phlomis floccosa, Phlomis lanata) or others.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S6-374

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Micromeria graeca
Flowering Plants Micromeria juliana
Flowering Plants Phlomis cretica
Flowering Plants Phlomis floccosa
Flowering Plants Phlomis lanata
Flowering Plants Sideritis clandestina
Flowering Plants Sideritis syriaca
Flowering Plants Teucrium polium
Flowering Plants Thymus atticus
Flowering Plants Thymus capitatus
Flowering Plants Thymus comptus
Flowering Plants Thymus sibthorpii
Flowering Plants Thymus striatus
Flowering Plants Thymus teucrioides
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Micromeria graeca Flowering Plants
Micromeria juliana Flowering Plants
Phlomis cretica Flowering Plants
Phlomis floccosa Flowering Plants
Phlomis lanata Flowering Plants
Sideritis clandestina Flowering Plants
Sideritis syriaca Flowering Plants
Teucrium polium Flowering Plants
Thymus atticus Flowering Plants
Thymus capitatus Flowering Plants
Thymus comptus Flowering Plants
Thymus sibthorpii Flowering Plants
Thymus striatus Flowering Plants
Thymus teucrioides 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) F6.274 Eastern dwarf labiate garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F6.274 Eastern dwarf labiate garrigues same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F6.274 Eastern dwarf labiate garrigues same
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