East Carpathian bilberry Pinus sylvestris forests

Description (English)

Montane silicicolous Pinus sylvestris forests of the eastern and southern Carpathians, developed on superficial brown soil or bog soil, with a predominantly acidophilous herb layer including Vaccinium myrtillus, Vaccinium vitis-idaea, Luzula luzuloides, Oxalis acetosella, Deschampsia flexuosa and Dicranum scoparium.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-619

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Deschampsia flexuosa
Mosses & Liverworts Dicranum scoparium
Flowering Plants Luzula luzuloides
Flowering Plants Oxalis acetosella
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Vaccinium myrtillus
Flowering Plants Vaccinium vitis-idaea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Deschampsia flexuosa Flowering Plants
Dicranum scoparium Mosses & Liverworts
Luzula luzuloides Flowering Plants
Oxalis acetosella Flowering Plants
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Vaccinium myrtillus Flowering Plants
Vaccinium vitis-idaea 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) G3.4C9 East Carpathian bilberry Scots pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.4C9 East Carpathian bilberry Scots pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.4C9 East Carpathian bilberry Scots pine forests same
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