Hercynian subalpine Picea forests

English name: Hercynian subalpine spruce forests

Description (English)

Subalpine Picea abies forests of high ranges of the central and eastern sections of the Hercynian arc, from the Harz to the Bohemian Quadrangle.

Source:
EUNIS habitat classification
Interpretation Manual of the habitats targeted by Resolution No. 4

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.1D
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 42.23 Eastern Hercynian subalpine spruce forests source
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.2. Coniferous forest n/a
BEAR Forest Types for Biodiversity Assessment 08 Mixed spruce and fir forest wider
Biotopes of the Czech Republic 2001 L9.1 HORSKÉ TŘTINOVÉ SMRČINY (Montane Calamagrostis spruce forests) narrower
Biotopes of the Czech Republic 2001 L9.3 HORSKÉ PAPRATKOVÉ SMRČINY (Montane Athyrium spruce forests) narrower
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.1D Hercynian subalpine Picea forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.1D Hercynian subalpine Picea forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.1D Hercynian subalpine Picea forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.1D Hercynian subalpine Picea forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.1D Hercynian subalpine Picea forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G3.23 Hercynian subalpine spruce forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.23 Eastern Hercynian subalpine spruce forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 42.23 Hercynian subalpine spruce forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 42.23   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 42.23   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 42.23   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 42.23   same
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