Lesbian Centaurea spinosa phrygana

Description (English)

Phryganas often rich in Centaurea spinosa ssp. spinosa, mixed with Sarcopoterium spinosum, Satureja thymbra, Ballota acetabulosa of Lesbos, extending from the coast to the highest hills in the arid western part of the island; covering a relatively vast expanse, they harbour a highly distinctive flora and fauna as well as remnants of fossil forest.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S7-213

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Ballota acetabulosa
Flowering Plants Sarcopoterium spinosum
Flowering Plants Satureja thymbra
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Ballota acetabulosa Flowering Plants
Sarcopoterium spinosum Flowering Plants
Satureja thymbra 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) F7.313 Lesbian Centaurea spinosa phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.313 Lesbian Centaurea spinosa phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.313 Lesbian Centaurea spinosa phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F7.313 Lesbian Centaurea spinosa phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F7.313 Lesbian Centaurea spinosa phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F6.313 Lesbian Centaurea spinosa phrygana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F5.313 Lesbian Centaurea spinosa phryganas same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 33.33 Lesbian Centaurea spinosa phryganas same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 33.33 Lesbian Centaurea spinosa phryganas same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 33.33   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 33.33   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 33.33   same
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