Carpathian steppe Pinus sylvestris forests

Description (English)

Local xerophile Pinus sylvestris steppe woods of sub-Pannonic low Carpathian spurs of southwestern and southeastern Slovakia and of the Slovakian inner Carpathian basins, with Cornus mas, Brachypodium pinnatum, Melica nutans, Luzula luzuloides, Hypochoeris maculata, Buglossoides purpurocaerulea, Lathyrus niger, Vicia dumetorum, Melittis melissophyllum, Digitalis grandiflora, Viola collina, Achillea distans, Euphorbia epithymoides, Orchis purpurea.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-5233
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 Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Achillea distans
Flowering Plants Brachypodium pinnatum
Flowering Plants Buglossoides purpurocaerulea
Flowering Plants Cornus mas
Flowering Plants Digitalis grandiflora
Flowering Plants Euphorbia epithymoides
Flowering Plants Hypochoeris maculata
Flowering Plants Lathyrus niger
Flowering Plants Luzula luzuloides
Flowering Plants Melica nutans
Flowering Plants Melittis melissophyllum
Flowering Plants Orchis purpurea
Flowering Plants Vicia dumetorum
Flowering Plants Viola collina
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Achillea distans Flowering Plants
Brachypodium pinnatum Flowering Plants
Buglossoides purpurocaerulea Flowering Plants
Cornus mas Flowering Plants
Digitalis grandiflora Flowering Plants
Euphorbia epithymoides Flowering Plants
Hypochoeris maculata Flowering Plants
Lathyrus niger Flowering Plants
Luzula luzuloides Flowering Plants
Melica nutans Flowering Plants
Melittis melissophyllum Flowering Plants
Orchis purpurea Flowering Plants
Vicia dumetorum Flowering Plants
Viola collina 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) G3.4233 Carpathian steppe Pinus sylvestris woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.4233 Carpathian steppe Pinus sylvestris woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.4233 Carpathian steppe Pinus sylvestris woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.422 Carpathian steppe Pinus sylvestris woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.5233 Carpathian steppe pine woods same
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