Tall herb fir forests

Description (English)

High altitude, upper montane, tall-herb rich inner-Alpine fir forests with Adenostyles alliariae, Geranium sylvaticum, Cicerbita alpina, Chaerophyllum villarsii, Peucedanum ostruthium, Alnus viridis and Sorbus aucuparia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-2112

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Adenostyles alliariae
Flowering Plants Alnus viridis
Flowering Plants Chaerophyllum villarsii
Flowering Plants Cicerbita alpina
Flowering Plants Geranium sylvaticum
Flowering Plants Peucedanum ostruthium
Flowering Plants Sorbus aucuparia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Adenostyles alliariae Flowering Plants
Alnus viridis Flowering Plants
Chaerophyllum villarsii Flowering Plants
Cicerbita alpina Flowering Plants
Geranium sylvaticum Flowering Plants
Peucedanum ostruthium Flowering Plants
Sorbus aucuparia Flowering Plants

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) G3.1112 Tall herb fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.1112 Tall herb fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.1112 Tall herb fir forests same
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