Pyrenean calcicolous mesophile Pinus sylvestris forests

Description (English)

Calcicolous formations of Pinus sylvestris with Sorbus aria, Amelanchier ovalis, Ribes alpinum, Prunus mahaleb, Cotoneaster integerrimus, Polygala calcarea, Helleborus foetidus, Valeriana montana, Festuca gautieri.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-561

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Amelanchier ovalis
Flowering Plants Cotoneaster integerrimus
Flowering Plants Festuca gautieri
Flowering Plants Helleborus foetidus
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Polygala calcarea
Flowering Plants Prunus mahaleb
Flowering Plants Ribes alpinum
Flowering Plants Sorbus aria
Flowering Plants Valeriana montana
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Amelanchier ovalis Flowering Plants
Cotoneaster integerrimus Flowering Plants
Festuca gautieri Flowering Plants
Helleborus foetidus Flowering Plants
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Polygala calcarea Flowering Plants
Prunus mahaleb Flowering Plants
Ribes alpinum Flowering Plants
Sorbus aria Flowering Plants
Valeriana montana 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) G3.461 Pyrenean calcicolous mesophile Scots pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.461 Pyrenean calcicolous mesophile Scots pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.461 Pyrenean calcicolous mesophile Scots pine forests same
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