Aegean Abies forests

Description (English)

Abies-dominated fir or fir-pine forests of the northeastern Mediterranean basin, developed outside of, but in the immediate vicinity of beech Fagus spp., by Abies cephalonica and Abies equi-trojani, outlier species of the group of Abies alba and Abies nordmanniana.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-33

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Abies alba
Conifers Abies cephalonica
Conifers Abies nordmanniana
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Abies alba Conifers
Abies cephalonica Conifers
Abies nordmanniana Conifers

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types
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