Inner Alpine acidophile fir forests

Description (English)

Oligotrophic fir and fir-spruce forests of the intermediate or inner Alps, with Luzula nivea, Vaccinium myrtillus, Calamagrostis villosa, Festuca flavescens, Saxifraga cuneifolia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-231

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Calamagrostis villosa
Flowering Plants Festuca flavescens
Flowering Plants Luzula nivea
Flowering Plants Saxifraga cuneifolia
Flowering Plants Vaccinium myrtillus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Calamagrostis villosa Flowering Plants
Festuca flavescens Flowering Plants
Luzula nivea Flowering Plants
Saxifraga cuneifolia Flowering Plants
Vaccinium myrtillus 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) G3.131 Inner Alpine acidophile fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.131 Inner Alpine acidophile fir forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.131 Inner Alpine acidophile fir forests same
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