EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > T - Forest and other wooded land > T3 - Coniferous forest > T3-1 - Temperate mountain Picea forest > T3-14 - Southern European Picea abies forests

Southern European Picea abies forests

Description (English)

Outlying Picea abies formations of the Apennines, the southern Dinarides, the Balkan Range and the Rhodope Mountains, at the southern limit of the range of the species and mostly south of its continuous range. Pinus sylvestris may be present, and undergrowth species may include Vaccinium myrtillus, Urtica dioica, Rubus idaeus, Bruckenthalia spiculifolia, Poa nemoralis, Daphne oleoides, Calamagrostis arundinacea and Fragaria vesca.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-14
Relation to Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Bruckenthalia spiculifolia
Flowering Plants Calamagrostis arundinacea
Flowering Plants Daphne oleoides
Flowering Plants Fragaria vesca
Conifers Picea abies
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Poa nemoralis
Flowering Plants Rubus idaeus
Flowering Plants Urtica dioica
Flowering Plants Vaccinium myrtillus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Bruckenthalia spiculifolia Flowering Plants
Calamagrostis arundinacea Flowering Plants
Daphne oleoides Flowering Plants
Fragaria vesca Flowering Plants
Picea abies Conifers
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Poa nemoralis Flowering Plants
Rubus idaeus Flowering Plants
Urtica dioica Flowering Plants
Vaccinium myrtillus Flowering Plants

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) G3.1E Southern European Picea abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.1E Southern European Picea abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.1E Southern European Picea abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.1E Southern European Picea abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.1E Southern European Picea abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.1E Southern European Picea abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G3.24 Southern European Norway spruce forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.24 Southern European Norway spruce forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 42.24 Southern European Norway spruce forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 42.24   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 42.24   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 42.24   same
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