EUNIS habitat classification 2012 amended 2019 > F - Heathland, scrub and tundra > F4 - Temperate shrub heathland > F4.3 - Macaronesian heaths > F4.35 - Upland Azorean Erica azorica and Juniperus brevifolia heaths

Upland Azorean Erica azorica and Juniperus brevifolia heaths

English name: Upland Azorean Erica azorica and Juniperus brevifolia heaths

Description (English)

Heath facies of the Erica azorica and Juniperus brevifolia "upper woods" of the Azores.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F4.35
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (F4.3)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Erica azorica
Conifers Juniperus brevifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Erica azorica Flowering Plants
Juniperus brevifolia Conifers

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.35 Azorean "upper woods" heaths source
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.2. Moors and heathland n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F4.35 Upland Azorean Erica azorica and Juniperus brevifolia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F4.35 Upland Azorean Erica azorica and Juniperus brevifolia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F4.35 Upland Azorean Erica azorica and Juniperus brevifolia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F4.35 Upland Azorean Erica azorica and Juniperus brevifolia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F4.35 Upland Azorean Erica azorica and Juniperus brevifolia heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F4.35 Upland Azorean Erica azorica and Juniperus brevifolia heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 31.35 Azorean "upper woods" heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 31.35 Azorean "upper woods" heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 31.35   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 31.35   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 31.35   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 31.35   same
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