Helleno-Balkanic sylvatic Astragalus hedgehog-heaths

English name: Helleno-Balkanic sylvatic milk-vetch (Astragalus) hedgehog-heaths

Description (English)

Hedgehog-heaths occupying situations peripheral to the main range of the alti- and oro-mediterranean hedgehog-heath communities of high Hellenic mountains (units F7.49 and F7.4A), mostly dominated by Astragalus angustifolius, characteristic, in particular, of zoogenous clearings within the forest belt of southern Greek mountains and of regions of irradiation of Mediterranean communities within the hills and mountains of the Moesian zone and Serbia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F7.48
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (F7)
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 Astragalus angustifolius
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Astragalus angustifolius Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.78 Helleno-Balkanic sylvatic Astragalus hedgehog-heaths source
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.3. Sclerophyllous vegetation n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F7.48 Helleno-Balkanic sylvatic Astragalus hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F7.48 Helleno-Balkanic sylvatic Astragalus hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F7.48 Helleno-Balkanic sylvatic Astragalus hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F7.48 Helleno-Balkanic sylvatic Astragalus hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F6.48 Helleno-Balkanic sylvatic Astragalus angustifolius hedgehog-heaths same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F5.48 Helleno-Balkanic sylvatic Astragalus hedgehog-heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 31.78 Helleno-Balkanic sylvatic Astragalus hedgehog-heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 31.78 Helleno-Balkanic sylvatic Astragalus hedgehog-heaths same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 31.78   same
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