Carpathian subalpine rhododenron spruce forests

English name: Carpathian subalpine rhododenron spruce forests

Description (English)

Picea abies forests of the subalpine level, at 1550-1700 metres, of the Eastern Carpathians, with Pinus mugo, Pinus cembra, Rhododendron myrtifolium, Vaccinium myrtillus, Vaccinium vitis-idaea, Homogyne alpina, Soldanella hungarica ssp. major and Calamagrostis villosa.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.1B621
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G3.1B)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Picea abies
Conifers Pinus cembra
Conifers Pinus mugo
Flowering Plants Calamagrostis villosa
Flowering Plants Homogyne alpina
Flowering Plants Rhododendron myrtifolium
Flowering Plants Vaccinium myrtillus
Flowering Plants Vaccinium vitis-idaea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Picea abies Conifers
Pinus cembra Conifers
Pinus mugo Conifers
Calamagrostis villosa Flowering Plants
Homogyne alpina Flowering Plants
Rhododendron myrtifolium Flowering Plants
Vaccinium myrtillus Flowering Plants
Vaccinium vitis-idaea Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 42.21621 Carpathian subalpine rhododenron spruce forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.1B621 Carpathian subalpine rhododenron spruce forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.1B621 Carpathian subalpine rhododenron spruce forests same
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