Subcontinental moss Pinus sylvestris forests

Description (English)

Moss-rich acidophilous Pinus sylvestris forests of diluvial sands of the northeastern plains and hills of Central Europe and of the nemoral belt of the middle and southern Sarmatic region, with Leucobryum glaucum, Deschampsia flexuosa, Hypnum cupressiforme.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-52111

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Deschampsia flexuosa
Mosses & Liverworts Hypnum cupressiforme
Mosses & Liverworts Leucobryum glaucum
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Deschampsia flexuosa Flowering Plants
Hypnum cupressiforme Mosses & Liverworts
Leucobryum glaucum Mosses & Liverworts
Pinus sylvestris 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) G3.42111 Subcontinental moss Scots pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.42111 Subcontinental moss Scots pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.42111 Subcontinental moss Scots pine forests same
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