Macaronesian tamarisk thickets

Description (English)

Formations of Tamarix spp., including Tamarix gallica, Tamarix africana, Tamarix canariensis, of the Canary Islands and Madeira.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S9-4132

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Tamarix africana
Flowering Plants Tamarix canariensis
Flowering Plants Tamarix gallica
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Tamarix africana Flowering Plants
Tamarix canariensis Flowering Plants
Tamarix gallica 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) F9.3132 Macaronesian tamarisk thickets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F9.3132 Macaronesian tamarisk thickets same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F9.3132 Macaronesian tamarisk thickets same
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