Dinaric dolomite Scots pine forests

English name: Dinaric dolomite Scots pine forests

Description (English)

Pinus sylvestris woods of dolomites and dolomite rendzinas of the Dinarides of Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia and Slovenia, with Erica herbacea (Erica carnea), Galium lucidum, Genista januensis, Aquilegia vulgaris, Buphthalmum salicifolium, Teucrium chamaedrys, Carex humilis, Anthericum ramosum, Cyclamen purpurascens, Polygala chamaebuxus, Hepatica nobilis, Geranium sanguineum, Helleborus niger ssp. macranthus, Epipactis atrorubens, Carex alba. They are developed within the Illyrian beech forest zone and often occupy somewhat higher elevations than the similar dolomite Pinus nigra woods of unit G3.5214.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.4C52
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G3.4C)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Anthericum ramosum
Flowering Plants Aquilegia vulgaris
Flowering Plants Buphthalmum salicifolium
Flowering Plants Carex alba
Flowering Plants Carex humilis
Flowering Plants Cyclamen purpurascens
Flowering Plants Epipactis atrorubens
Flowering Plants Erica carnea
Flowering Plants Erica herbacea
Flowering Plants Galium lucidum
Flowering Plants Genista januensis
Flowering Plants Geranium sanguineum
Flowering Plants Hepatica nobilis
Conifers Pinus nigra
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Polygala chamaebuxus
Flowering Plants Teucrium chamaedrys
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Anthericum ramosum Flowering Plants
Aquilegia vulgaris Flowering Plants
Buphthalmum salicifolium Flowering Plants
Carex alba Flowering Plants
Carex humilis Flowering Plants
Cyclamen purpurascens Flowering Plants
Epipactis atrorubens Flowering Plants
Erica carnea Flowering Plants
Erica herbacea Flowering Plants
Galium lucidum Flowering Plants
Genista januensis Flowering Plants
Geranium sanguineum Flowering Plants
Hepatica nobilis Flowering Plants
Pinus nigra Conifers
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Polygala chamaebuxus Flowering Plants
Teucrium chamaedrys Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 42.5C52 Dinaric dolomite Scots pine forests source
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.2. Coniferous forest n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.4C52 Dinaric dolomite Scots pine forests same
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