Sicilian halo-nitrophilous scrubs

Description (English)

Halo-nitrophilous scrubs of southwestern Sicily, with Salsola verticillata, Suaeda pruinosa, Reaumuria vermiculata, Capparis ovata and the endemics Limonium opulentum and Herniaria fontanesii ssp. empedocleana.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S6-525

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Capparis ovata
Flowering Plants Salsola verticillata
Flowering Plants Suaeda pruinosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Capparis ovata Flowering Plants
Salsola verticillata Flowering Plants
Suaeda pruinosa 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) F6.825 Sicilian halo-nitrophilous scrubs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F6.825 Sicilian halo-nitrophilous scrubs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F6.825 Sicilian halo-nitrophilous scrubs same
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