Subcontinental moss Scots pine forests

English name: Subcontinental moss Scots pine forests

Description (English)

Moss-rich acidophilous Pinus sylvestris forests of diluvial sands of the northeastern plains and hills of Central Europe and of the nemoral belt of the middle and southern Sarmatic region, with Leucobryum glaucum, Deschampsia flexuosa, Hypnum cupressiforme.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.42111

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Deschampsia flexuosa
Mosses & Liverworts Hypnum cupressiforme
Mosses & Liverworts Leucobryum glaucum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Deschampsia flexuosa Flowering Plants
Hypnum cupressiforme Mosses & Liverworts
Leucobryum glaucum Mosses & Liverworts

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 42.52111 Subcontinental moss Scots pine forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.42111 Subcontinental moss Scots pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.42111 Subcontinental moss Scots pine forests same
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