Balkano-Pontic Abies forests

Description (English)

Forests of Abies nordmanniana, Abies borisii-regis, Abies bornmuelleriana of the southern Balkans peninsula, the Pontic range and the Caucasus, often mixed with beech, or adjacent to beech forests.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-32
Relation to Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Abies borisii-regis
Conifers Abies nordmanniana
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Abies borisii-regis Conifers
Abies nordmanniana 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) G3.17 Balkano-Pontic Abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.17 Balkano-Pontic Abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.17 Balkano-Pontic Abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.17 Balkano-Pontic Abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.17 Balkano-Pontic Abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.17 Balkano-Pontic Abies forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G3.17 Balkano-Pontic fir forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.17 Balkano-Pontic fir forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 42.17 Balkano-Pontic fir forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 42.17   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 42.17   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 42.17   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 42.17   same
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