Pyrenean alpenrose fir forest

Description (English)

Fir forests of the lower subalpine level of the Pyrenees, with Rhododendron ferrugineum, Homogyne alpina, Lonicera nigra, Polystichum lonchitis, Rosa pendulina (Rosa alpina), Huperzia selago.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-2331

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Homogyne alpina
Ferns Huperzia selago
Flowering Plants Lonicera nigra
Ferns Polystichum lonchitis
Flowering Plants Rhododendron ferrugineum
Flowering Plants Rosa alpina
Flowering Plants Rosa pendulina
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Homogyne alpina Flowering Plants
Huperzia selago Ferns
Lonicera nigra Flowering Plants
Polystichum lonchitis Ferns
Rhododendron ferrugineum Flowering Plants
Rosa alpina Flowering Plants
Rosa pendulina 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) G3.1331 Pyrenean alpenrose fir forest same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.1331 Pyrenean alpenrose fir forest same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.1331 Pyrenean alpenrose fir forest same
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