Spring heath Pinus sylvestris forests

English name: Spring heath Scots pine forests

Description (English)

Mesophile, mostly calcicolous, Pinus sylvestris forests of the intermediate Alps, the inner Alps, the northern and southeastern outer Alps, with outposts in northern peri-Alpine areas, in the Jura and in the Carpathians, generally characterised by the presence of Erica herbacea.

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

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.44
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

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 42.54 Spring heath Scots pine forests source
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.2. Coniferous forest n/a
BEAR Forest Types for Biodiversity Assessment ? Not found in FTBA classification not defined
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 6.4.1 Pinède subatlantique des pentes marneuses narrower
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 6.4.2 Pinède subcontinentale basophile narrower
Biotopes of the Czech Republic 2001 L8.3 PERIALPIDSKÉ HADCOVÉ BORY (Peri-Alpidic serpentine pine forests) narrower
Biotopes of Slovakia 1996 2116300 Smrekovo-smrekovcové lesy a travinné spolocenstvá n/a
Biotopes of Slovakia 1996 2116100 Bukovo-borovicové lesy a ostrevkové spolocenstvá n/a
Biotopes of Slovakia 1996 2116000 Vápnomilné a reliktné borovicové lesy n/a
Biotopes of Slovakia 1996 2116200 Smrekovo-borovicové lesy a ostrevkové spolocenstvá n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.44 Spring heath Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.44 Spring heath Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.44 Spring heath Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.44 Spring heath Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.44 Spring heath Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G3.54 Spring heath Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.54 Spring heath Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 42.54 Spring heath Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 42.54   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 42.54   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 42.54   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 42.54   same
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