Gran Canaria pine-heath forests

Description (English)

Fogbound heath-rich pine forests of the lower reaches of the Pinus canariensis belt of Gran Canaria, harbouring the endemic Micromeria pineolens.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-A33

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Pinus canariensis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Pinus canariensis Conifers

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) G3.833 Gran Canaria pine-heath forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.833 Gran Canaria pine-heath forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.833 Gran Canaria pine-heath forests same
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