Cedrus brevifolia forests (Cedrosetum brevifoliae)

Description (English)

Forests of Cedrus brevifolia, endemic to the western summits of the Troodos range.

Source: Interpretation Manual of European Union Habitats, version EUR 28 (2013)

Quick facts

EU Habitats Directive Annex I habitat type (code 9590)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Mediterranean - Favourable
Habitat type Priority
Natura 2000 sites 2 are designated for this habitat type

Distribution

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Conservation status

EU conservation status

Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.

Favourable: A habitat is in a situation where it is prospering and with good prospects to do so in the future as well
Unfavourable-Inadequate: A habitat is in a situation where a change in management or policy is required to return the habitat to favourable status but there is no danger of disappearance in the foreseeable future
Unfavourable-Bad: A habitat is in serious danger of disappearing (at least regionally)
Unknown: The information available for the habitat type is scarce and does not allow a proper assessment of its conservation status

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Arrhenatherum album
Flowering Plants Stellaria media
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Arrhenatherum album Flowering Plants
Stellaria media Flowering Plants

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
CY2000006 Cyprus DASOS PAFOU Map
CY2000008 Cyprus KOILADA KEDRON - KAMPOS Map

Protected sites

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Relation to habitat classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200711 G3.9C2 Cedrus brevifolia forests same
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