Boreal rock-outcrop pine forest
Woods of Pinus sylvestris colonizing often small, level, glacier-fashioned granite, gneiss or acidic-sediment rock outcrops of southern and middle Fennoscandia, with dense lichen carpets, mostly of Cladonia rangiferina, or a varied lichen and moss cover, accompanied by small shrubs, grasses and petrophile forbs, sometimes by abundant Juniperus communis.
Source: EUNIS habitat classification
|EUNIS habitat type||code T3G44|
Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)Not available
Species mentioned in habitat description
|Classification||Code||Habitat type name||Relationship type|
|EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012)||G3.B44||Boreal rock-outcrop pine woodland||same|