Sarcopoterium bathas

Description (English)

Thorny cushion formations of the Levant and southern Anatolia dominated by Sarcopoterium spinosum on calcareous substrates, including terra rossa, rendzina or sand, typically on hills near the coast; there is often a significant participation of annuals.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S7-242

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Sarcopoterium spinosum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Sarcopoterium spinosum 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) F7.342 Sarcopoterium bathas same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.342 Sarcopoterium bathas same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.342 Sarcopoterium bathas same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F7.342 Sarcopoterium bathas same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F7.342 Sarcopoterium bathas same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F6.342 Sarcopoterium bathas same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F5.342 Sarcopoterium bathas same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 33.C2 Sarcopoterium bathas same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 33.C2 Sarcopoterium bathas same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 33.C2   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 33.C2   same
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