Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths

Description (English)

Upper oro-Mediterranean hedgehog-heaths occupying mainly the 2300-2600 m altitudinal range, with Erinacea anthyllis, Astragalus sempervirens ssp. nevadensis, Astragalus granatensis ssp. granatensis, Juniperus nana and Juniperus sabina ssp. humilis.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S7-333

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Erinacea anthyllis
Conifers Juniperus nana
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Erinacea anthyllis Flowering Plants
Juniperus nana Conifers

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) F7.433 Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.433 Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.433 Upper Nevadan hedgehog-heaths same
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