Southeastern European Pinus sylvestris forests

Description (English)

Pinus sylvestris forests of the eastern Carpathians and of the mountains of the Balkan peninsula, south to northern Greece, formed by the largely isolated, disjunct, southeastern forms (Pinus sylvestris var. rhodopaea, Pinus sylvestris var. illyrica, Pinus sylvestris var. romanica) of Pinus sylvestris ssp. sylvestris, and often limited to azonal edaphic enclaves.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-61
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
Conifers Pinus sylvestris var. illyrica
Conifers Pinus sylvestris var. rhodopaea
Conifers Pinus sylvestris var. romanica
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Pinus sylvestris var. illyrica Conifers
Pinus sylvestris var. rhodopaea Conifers
Pinus sylvestris var. romanica 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) G3.4C Southeastern European Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.4C Southeastern European Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.4C South-eastern European Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.4C South-eastern European Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.4C South-eastern European Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.4C South-eastern European Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G3.5C South-eastern European Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.5C South-eastern European Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 42.5C South-eastern European Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 42.5C   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 42.5C   same
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