Sorrel fir forests

Description (English)

Typical inner Alpine Abies alba forests with a predominance of mull-moder species such as Veronica urticifolia (Veronica latifolia), Melampyrum sylvaticum, Prenanthes purpurea, Oxalis acetosella, Luzula nivea; all fir forests of the intermediate and inner Alps can be included in this category with the exception of those that present clearly acidophilous or calciphilous facies and of the well-characterized local types listed immediately below.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T32111

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Abies alba
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Abies alba Conifers

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G3.1111 Sorrel fir forests same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.1111 Sorrel fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.1111 Sorrel fir forests same
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