Peatmoss montane inner Alpine spruce forests

Description (English)

Montane inner Alpine Picea abies forests of peaty soils, rich in Sphagnum spp. and with Equisetum sylvaticum, Listera cordata and Dryopteris dilatata.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-125

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Ferns Dryopteris dilatata
Ferns Equisetum sylvaticum
Flowering Plants Listera cordata
Conifers Picea abies
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Dryopteris dilatata Ferns
Equisetum sylvaticum Ferns
Listera cordata Flowering Plants
Picea abies Conifers

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G3.1C5 Peatmoss montane inner Alpine spruce forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.1C5 Peatmoss montane inner Alpine spruce forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.1C5 Peatmoss montane inner Alpine spruce forests same
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