Illyrian acidophile fir forests

English name: Illyrian acidophile fir forests

Description (English)

Acidophile fir forests of the montane or submontane levels of the Dinarides, developed in stations edaphically or microclimatically unfavourable to beech, dominated by Abies alba with a varying admixture of Picea abies and Fagus sylvatica, with a species cortège composed by elements of the Fagetalia (Fagion illyricum) and of the Piceetalia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.1322

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 42.1322 Illyrian acidophile fir forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.1322 Illyrian acidophile fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.1322 Illyrian acidophile fir forests same
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