Heath (disambiguation)

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Heath can mean:

Habitats[edit]

Plants[edit]

  • Heath family or heather family, Ericaceae
    • Heath, many of the species in the genus Erica
    • Heath, many of the species in the genus Cassiope
    • Heath, either of the two species in the genus Daboecia
    • Australian heath, any of the species in the genus Epacris
    • Beard heath, any of the species in the genus Leucopogon
    • Mountain heath, any of the species in the genus Phyllodoce

Animals[edit]

Mammals[edit]

  • "Heath sheep", Heidschnucke, a North German type of sheep
  • Heath sheep, an obsolete term for various British sheep, especially the Scottish Blackface

Invertebrates[edit]

  • Coenonympha, a genus of brush-footed butterflies whose palearctic species are known as the Heaths, in particular
    • Coenonympha pamphilus, a butterfly native to Europe, Asia except tropical India and Indochina, and Northern Africa known as the Small Heath
    • Coenonympha tullia, a butterfly native to Europe, Asia except tropical India and Indochina, and North America known as the Large Heath
  • Melitaea athalia, a butterfly known as the Heath Fritillary
  • Semiothisa clathrata, a moth known as the Latticed Heath

Birds[edit]

  • Heath Hen (Tympanuchus cupido cupido), an extinct North American bird in the grouse family

Places[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

Towns and cities[edit]

Townships[edit]

People[edit]

Companies, institutions and organisations[edit]

Sport[edit]

Court cases[edit]

  • Heath v. Alabama, 478 U.S. 82 (1985), interpreting the double jeopardy clause of the Fifth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States

Fiction[edit]

  • Egdon Heath, a fictitious heath in Thomas Hardy's Wessex

Other uses[edit]

See also[edit]