EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > T3 - Coniferous forest

Coniferous forest

Description (English)

Forest, including plantations dominated by coniferous trees, mainly evergreen (Abies, Cedrus, Picea, Pinus, Taxus, Cupressaceae) but also deciduous Larix. Includes forest with mixed coniferous and deciduous broadleaved trees, provided that the cover by coniferous trees exceeds that of deciduous trees.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

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Species mentioned in habitat description

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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 Coniferous woodland wider includes part of former G4
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3 Coniferous woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3 Coniferous woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3 Coniferous woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3 Coniferous woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3 Coniferous woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G3 Coniferous woodland same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42 Temperate coniferous forests narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 42 Temperate coniferous forests narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 42   narrower
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 42   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 42   narrower
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 42   narrower
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