Peri-Alpine neutrophile fir forests

English name: Peri-Alpine neutrophile fir forests

Description (English)

Neutrophile fir forests of the montane or submontane levels of the northern, western, southwestern and southern outer Alps, the western Carpathians, the northern Apennines, the Pyrenees, the Jura and the Hercynian arc, within the area of distribution of the montane beech forests of the Fagion medio-europaeum, dominated by Abies alba with a varying admixture of Picea abies, Fagus sylvatica or both.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.1121

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Abies alba
Flowering Plants Fagus sylvatica
Conifers Picea abies
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Abies alba Conifers
Fagus sylvatica Flowering Plants
Picea abies Conifers

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 42.1121 Peri-Alpine neutrophile fir forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.1121 Peri-Alpine neutrophile fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.1121 Peri-Alpine neutrophile fir forests same
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