Castilian stone pine forests

Description (English)

Pinus pinea forests of the plateaux of Old Castile in the provinces of Valladolid, Zamora, Avila and Segovia, pure or with Pinus pinaster; the undergrowth includes Cistus laurifolius, Cytisus scoparius, Crataegus monogyna, Salvia officinalis, Lavandula latifolia, Juniperus communis, Juniperus thurifera and tufts of Corynephorus canescens.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-9313

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Cistus laurifolius
Flowering Plants Corynephorus canescens
Flowering Plants Crataegus monogyna
Flowering Plants Cytisus scoparius
Conifers Juniperus communis
Conifers Juniperus thurifera
Flowering Plants Lavandula latifolia
Conifers Pinus pinaster
Conifers Pinus pinea
Flowering Plants Salvia officinalis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cistus laurifolius Flowering Plants
Corynephorus canescens Flowering Plants
Crataegus monogyna Flowering Plants
Cytisus scoparius Flowering Plants
Juniperus communis Conifers
Juniperus thurifera Conifers
Lavandula latifolia Flowering Plants
Pinus pinaster Conifers
Pinus pinea Conifers
Salvia officinalis 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) G3.7313 Castilian stone pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.7313 Castilian stone pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.7313 Castilian stone pine forests same
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