Balkan Range fir forests

English name: Balkan Range fir forests

Description (English)

Forests of Abies alba or of Abies alba mixed with Fagus sylvatica, Picea abies, Pinus sylvestris or Pinus nigra of the Balkan Range system.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.163
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G3.16)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

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

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 42.163 Balkan Range fir forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.163 Balkan Range fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.163 Balkan Range fir forests same
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