Pinus canariensis forest

Description (English)

Forest of endemic Canarian pine (Pinus canariensis) occurring mostly at high altitudes in dry sunny situations above the fog belt, locally on foothill rock outcrops and old lava flows, in the western Canary Islands.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

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

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Indicator species

Not available

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) G3.8 Canary Island Pinus canariensis woodland same name and description changed
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.8 Canary Island Pinus canariensis woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.8 Canary Island Pinus canariensis woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.8 Canary Island Pinus canariensis woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.8 Canary Island Pinus canariensis woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.8 Canary Island Pinus canariensis woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G3.7 Canary Island pine woodland same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.9 Canary Island pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 42.9 Canary Island pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 42.9   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 42.9   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 42.9   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 42.9   same
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