EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > T - Forest and other wooded land > T2 - Broadleaved evergreen forest > T2-2 - Mainland laurophyllous forest > T2-21 - Mediterraneo-Atlantic Laurus - Quercus forest

Mediterraneo-Atlantic Laurus - Quercus forest

Description (English)

Laurus nobilis-dominated facies of evergreen oak forests characteristic of areas of warm-temperate humid conditions of the southern Atlantic coasts of the European continent and of humid microclimatic enclaves in the Mediterranean region, in particular, of coastal Asturias (cf. G2.1211), of Andalusia, of Istria and the Dalmatian coast.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T2-21

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Laurus nobilis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Laurus nobilis 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) G2.21 Mediterraneo-Atlantic Laurus - Quercus woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G2.21 Mediterraneo-Atlantic Laurus - Quercus woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G2.21 Mediterraneo-Atlantic Laurus - Quercus woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G2.21 Mediterraneo-Atlantic Laurus - Quercus woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G2.21 Mediterraneo-Atlantic Laurus - Quercus woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G2.21 Mediterraneo-Atlantic Laurus-Quercus woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G2.21 Mediterraneo-Atlantic laurel-oak woodland same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 45.51 Mediterraneo-Atlantic laurel-oak woodland same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 45.51 Mediterraneo-Atlantic laurel-oak woodland same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 45.51   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 45.51   same
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