Neutrophile Hercynio-Alpine fir forests

Description (English)

Neutrophile fir forests of the montane or submontane levels of the outer Alps, the Dinarides, the Carpathians, the northern Apennines, the Pyrenees, the Jura and the Hercynian arc, dominated by Abies alba with a varying admixture of Picea abies, Fagus sylvatica or both.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-212

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Abies alba
Flowering Plants Fagus sylvatica
Conifers Picea abies
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Abies alba Conifers
Fagus sylvatica 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) G3.112 Neutrophile Hercynio-Alpine fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.112 Neutrophile Hercynio-Alpine fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.112 Neutrophile Hercynio-Alpine fir forests same
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