Pyrenean siliceous mesophile Pinus sylvestris forests

Description (English)

Silicicolous formations of Pinus sylvestris with Sorbus aucuparia, Salix caprea, Calluna vulgaris, Galium rotundifolium, Melampyrum sylvaticum, Melampyrum pratense, Lathyrus linifolius (Lathyrus montanus), Potentilla erecta, Helleborus viridis ssp. occidentalis, Deschampsia flexuosa.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-562

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Calluna vulgaris
Flowering Plants Deschampsia flexuosa
Flowering Plants Galium rotundifolium
Flowering Plants Lathyrus montanus
Flowering Plants Melampyrum pratense
Flowering Plants Melampyrum sylvaticum
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Potentilla erecta
Flowering Plants Salix caprea
Flowering Plants Sorbus aucuparia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Calluna vulgaris Flowering Plants
Deschampsia flexuosa Flowering Plants
Galium rotundifolium Flowering Plants
Lathyrus montanus Flowering Plants
Melampyrum pratense Flowering Plants
Melampyrum sylvaticum Flowering Plants
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Potentilla erecta Flowering Plants
Salix caprea Flowering Plants
Sorbus aucuparia 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) G3.462 Pyrenean siliceous mesophile Scots pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.462 Pyrenean siliceous mesophile Scots pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.462 Pyrenean siliceous mesophile Scots pine forests same
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