Cedrus brevifolia forests

English name: Cyprus cedar forests

Description (English)

Forests of Cedrus brevifolia, endemic to Cyprus where they are limited to the western summits of the Troodos range, in the 900-1400 metre range.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.9C2
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G3.9)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 42.B2 Cyprus cedar forests source
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.2. Coniferous forest n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.9C2 Cedrus brevifolia forests same
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