Peri-Alpine neutrophile Fagus fir forests

Description (English)

Neutrophile fir forests of the montane or submontane levels of the northern, western, southwestern and southern outer Alps, the western Carpathians, the northern Apennines, the Pyrenees, the Jura and the Hercynian arc, developed in stations sufficiently favourable to beech, dominated by Abies alba accompanied to a varying extent by Fagus sylvatica and Picea abies and with a species cortège identical to that of the montane beech forests of units G1.63, G1.64, G1.67.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-21212

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) G3.11212 Peri-Alpine neutrophile beech fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.11212 Peri-Alpine neutrophile beech fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.11212 Peri-Alpine neutrophile beech fir forests same
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