Western Canary Island saxicolous labiate communities

Description (English)

Canary Island communities of small ligneous plants colonizing hard, dry rocks with Micromeria spp., Lavandula canariensis, Lavandula pinnata, and the fern Cheilanthes catanensis (Cosentinia vellea, Notholaena vellea).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S8-121

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Ferns Cheilanthes catanensis
Ferns Cosentinia vellea
Ferns Notholaena vellea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cheilanthes catanensis Ferns
Cosentinia vellea Ferns
Notholaena vellea Ferns

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) F8.121 Western Canary Island saxicolous labiate communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F8.121 Western Canary Island saxicolous labiate communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F8.121 Western Canarian saxicolous labiate communities same
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