Xerocline Pinus uncinata forests

Description (English)

Pinus uncinata forests of the inner Alps, of the western outer Alps and the Jura, and of Pyrenean sunny slopes (adrets), accompanied by a shrubby undergrowth in which Rhododendron ferrugineum is absent or rare, while Juniperus nana, Juniperus hemisphaerica, Arctostaphylos uva-ursi, Arctostaphylos alpinus, Erica herbacea, Rhododendron hirsutum, Cotoneaster integerrimus, Daphne striata, Dryas octopetala or Polygala chamaebuxus may be prominent.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T348
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

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G3.32 Xerocline Pinus uncinata forests same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.32 Xerocline Pinus uncinata forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.32 Xerocline Pinus uncinata forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.32 Xerocline Pinus uncinata forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.32 Xerocline Pinus uncinata forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.32 Xerocline Pinus uncinata forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G3.42 Xerocline mountain pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.42 Xerocline mountain pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 42.42 Xerocline mountain pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 42.42   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 42.42   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 42.42   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 42.42   same
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