Causses Salzmann's pine forests

English name: Causses Salzmann's pine forests

Description (English)

Isolated Pinus salzmannii var. cebennensis woods of the southern edge of the Causses, with an undergrowth typical of supra-Mediterranean white oak forests at the upper limit and of evergreen oak forests at lower altitudes; Buxus sempervirens is usually abundant.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.531
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G3.5)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Buxus sempervirens
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Buxus sempervirens Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 42.631 Causses Salzmann's pine forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.531 Causses Salzmann's pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.531 Causses Salzmann's pine forests same
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